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

Location:  Port-au-Prince

Events:  There are numerous reports of roadblocks and burning tires throughout Port-au-Prince.  Please avoid all unnecessary travel and remain vigilant as the security situation is highly 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.