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

Location: Port-au-Prince

Events: There is an ongoing security situation in Petionville, in the vicinity of St. Peter’s church and Giant supermarket in Port-au-Prince.  Please avoid unnecessary travel in this area at this time.  The US Embassy is restricting non official travel of its staff from travel in this area.

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 get to a safe area.