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

Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  Reports of planned protests in front of the Embassy on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020. Please exercise caution when traveling in that area and around the city.  The U.S. Embassy will be closed in observance of the local holiday, but emergency services available via the duty officer. Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings ...
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Joint Statement on Haiti-Dominican Republic Private Sector Border Initiative

On November 16, representatives of private sector associations from Haiti and the Dominican Republic met virtually for the fifth time over the past 17 months to advance a number of cross-border cooperation initiatives. The United States convened the meeting, which included both U.S. Ambassadors, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Haiti, Canada, and the ...
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Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Carrefour Aeroport Events:  Reports of protests moving towards Delmas. The anticipated route is Delmas 60–John Brown–MLK–Champ de Mars. Please exercise caution when traveling around the city. Actions to take: ·        Avoid the area; ·        Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; ·        Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and ·        If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and ...
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Under Secretary Hale’s Call with Haitian President Moise

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON NOVEMBER 2, 2020 The below is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Cale Brown: Under Secretary David Hale spoke by phone on October 29 with Haitian President Jovenel Moise. Under Secretary Hale emphasized the need for Haiti to hold overdue legislative elections as soon as possible and for Haiti’s democratic institutions ...
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