News & Events

Demonstrators at the Faculte d’Ethnologie Downtown Plan March to the National Palace today June 24, 2016

All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as possible.  Should you find yourself among or ...
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Large Demonstration Headed Towards the C.E.P. Offices on Route de Freres today June 22, 2016

Large Demonstration Reported Moving from Place Boyer Towards the C.E.P. Offices on Route de Freres today June 22, 2016 Several thousand protesters are reported to be walking from Place Boyer to the C.E.P. building on Routes de Freres. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, ...
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Demonstration in Bel-Air, Heading towards the Legislative Palace Today June 21, 2016

The U.S. embassy has received reports of an ongoing political demonstration, currently located in Bel-Air and heading towards the Legislative Palace.  Some of the demonstrators appear to be armed and have reportedly threatened to set fire to the Parliamentary headquarters.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Roadblock on Route Nationale 1 near Arcahaie today, June 18, 2016

A roadblock has been reported near Arcahaie, between Montrouis and Cabaret. Please stay clear. Avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations. For further information about security in Haiti: See the State Department’s travel website  for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) ...
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