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

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (October 17, 2021)

Location:  Haiti

Events:  There are reports of a general transportation strike planned for Monday, October 18, 2021.  Additionally, there are some groups calling for demonstrations on Monday as well.  Please avoid unnecessary travel and remain vigilant as civil actions such as these, while largely peaceful, can be unpredictable.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid demonstration and crowds;
  • Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks – if you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area; and
  • Monitor local media for breaking events and be prepared to adjust your plans.