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

Location:  Haiti Events:  Several transport and textile unions have called for a national strike on Monday, October 4, 2021.  Please avoid unnecessary travel and remain vigilant as civil actions of this sort, while largely peaceful, can become unpredictable. Actions to take: Avoid demonstration and crowds; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks – if you ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: September 2021 Consular Newsletter

As part of our continued efforts to inform U.S. Citizens in Haiti, the Consular Section in Port Au Prince is pleased to provide its September 2021 Newsletter, available at: tinyurl.com/September2021CONSNewsletter . This month’s newsletter features a message from our new Fraud Prevention Manager, tips to be always ready as part of National Preparedness Month, and a ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-au-Prince Metropolitan Area Events: There is a planned demonstration outside the U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince on Sunday, September 26th starting at 10:00 am. The proposed demonstration is expected to start at the Place Constitution (Champs de Mers) and continue through Lalue, Ave Martin Luther King, Viaduct (Carrefour airport), Delmas main road, Delmas 33, Gerald Bataille, Carrefour Fleuriot, and conclude ...
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On the Record from Spokesperson Ned Price: Haiti

September 23, 2021 Press Corps Colleagues, The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: “There have been multiple senior-level policy conversations on Haiti, where all proposals, including those led by Special Envoy Foote, were fully considered in a rigorous and transparent policy process. Some of those proposals were determined to be harmful to our commitment ...
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Department of Homeland Security Statement

After viewing the footage, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) provided the following statement: DHS does not tolerate the abuse of migrants in our custody and we take these allegations very seriously. Customs and Border Patrol’s Office of Professional Responsibility is investigating the matter and has alerted the DHS Office of Inspector General. In addition, ...
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