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

Location: Caradeux

Events: Reports of burning tires in the vicinity of Caradeux (a few meters after the shortcut to Vivy Mitchel), close to the National Gas Station.

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.


  • U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre
    Emergencies: +509-2229-8000
    Non-emergency inquiries:
  • Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs
    1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada
    1-202-501-4444from other countries
  • Haiti Country Information
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