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Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (March 21, 2021) Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  Currently, there are reports of ongoing demonstrations in the Nazon area, near the intersection of Blvd Martin Luther King and Ave John Brown and reports of burning tires at the intersection of Christ Roi. Please exercise caution if you are traveling, as protest activity can ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

(March 19, 2021) Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  The security situation in Haiti remains unpredictable.  We anticipate that roadblocks and barricades will be erected in key areas such as intersections throughout Port-Au-Prince today, March 19.  Please avoid unnecessary travel at this time. The U.S. Embassy will restrict non-official travel of its direct-hire U.S. citizen staff to the immediate ...
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Joint Statement on Haiti-Dominican Republic Private Sector Border Initiative

On March 17, the State Department met virtually with private sector representatives from Haiti and the Dominican Republic for a review of progress on joint initiatives which aim to contribute to a more prosperous future for both nations. The meeting was convened by Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Haiti, Canada, and the Caribbean ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

(March 17, 2021) Location:  Port-Au-Prince Events: There are reports of planned protests and roadblocks throughout Port au Prince today, March 17.  Many roadblocks have already been established, and the U.S. Embassy has restricted non-official travel of its direct-hire U.S. citizen staff to the immediate Embassy neighborhood.  Please avoid unnecessary travel in this area at this time. ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-Au-Prince Events:  The group known as Fantom 509 is active throughout Port-au-Prince today, Monday March 15. This group is known for its violent actions. Presently they have been spotted in Delmas, Petionville, Juvenat, and Canape Vert, but have demonstrated the ability to change locations rapidly. The U.S. Embassy will restrict non-official travel of its direct-hire ...
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