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

Location:  Boulevard 15 Octobre near Belmart

Events:  Due to reports of rock throwing and tire burning on Blvd 15 Octobre near Belmart, the U.S. Embassy is restricting non official travel of its staff until further notice.  Please avoid unnecessary travel to this area at this time.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid demonstrations and crowds.
  • Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and
  • If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area.
  • Monitor local media for breaking events and be prepared to adjust your plans.