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

Location:  Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Events:  The association of drivers of petroleum products (ACPPH) has called for a strike on Thursday, October 21, 2021.  There are continued reports of insecurity in and around gas stations due to a lack of fuel.  Please avoid unnecessary travel and remain vigilant as civil actions such as this, while largely peaceful, can be unpredictable.

Actions to take:

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

 

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre

Emergencies: +509-2229-8000

Non-emergency inquiries: acspap@state.gov

Website: https://ht.usembassy.gov/

  • Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada

1-202-501-4444 from other countries