Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2019)

Location:  U.S. Embassy

Events:  The Haitian National Police (HNP) has deployed tear gas at the protest in front of the Embassy.

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, Haiti

Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre

Emergencies: +509-2229-8000

Non-emergency inquiries:


·        Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada

1-202-501-4444from other countries

·        Haiti Country Information

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