Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (September 12, 2020)

Location:  Port-au-Prince, Nazon at MLK Blvd and Christ-Roi

Events:  Reports of shots fired and cars burned in Nazon at the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Christ-Roi.  Please avoid the area.

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

1-202-501-4444 from other countries