Demonstration Alert Update: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (June 11, 2018)

Demonstration Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (June 11, 2018)

Location: Clercine area neat the Tabarre Marketplace, Carrefour Rita, and Toussaint Louverture International Airport

Events: Reports of demonstrations by factory workers are taking place in the Clercine area near the Tabarre Marketplace. Demonstrators are in the streets and blocking the intersection of Carrefour Rita. Traffic around the airport and the immediate area is affected by ongoing demonstrations. Demonstrations are becoming violent and the protestors are throwing rocks at the Haitian National Police.

Actions to Take: Avoid the area.