Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)
- Intersection of Gerard Bataille and Delmas 33
- Delmas 75
- Delmas 30
- Delmas 18
- Mais-Gate near the Vivy Mitchell short-cut
- Route de Delmas and Carrefour Aviation
Events: Reports of roadblocks, protests, and gunfire in the aforementioned areas.
The security situation remains fluid and roadblocks/protests continue to be established with little to no warning. Haitian National Police is handling situations as they arise, however, the public transportation system continues to operate below normal levels.
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
- State Department – Consular Affairs
- 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Haiti Country Information
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