Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (June 7, 2019)
Location: Champ-de-Mars area.
Events: Reports of Haiti State University ethnology students are demonstrating.
Location: Route de Kenscoff at Pelerin 9.
Events: Reports that a group of individuals is burning tires and putting rocks in the road.
Location: Avenue Martin Luther King (Nazon) near the old ComCel building.
Events: Reports of burning barricades.
Location: Near the Musee du Pantheon National Haitien (MUPANAH).
Events: Report of a drive by shooting by an individual on a motorcycle.
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.
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