Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 12, 2023)
Events: Due to ongoing police activity and heavy gunfire in the vicinity of the Embassy compound, all Mission personnel are restricted to the Mission compounds until further notice.
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
Non-emergency inquiries: email@example.com
· 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
· Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates