Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (March 29, 2018)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (March 29, 2019)

Location:  Petionville, passing by neighborhood Roche.

Events: Demonstration with about 250 people.

Location:  Avenue Maïs Gaté in the area of Carradeux.

Event:  Roadblock


Location:  Rue Marcadieu at Delmas 40 B by the Catholic School towards Bourdon.

Event:  Broken road.


Location:  Oswald Durand and Rue St. Honoré intersection.

Event:  Burning tires.


Location:  Delmas 18.

Event:  Ongoing demonstration.  The demonstrators are expected to follow the following itinerary: Champs de Mars (Place Papa Dessalines) – Rue Capois- Lalue- Lamarre- Sanfil-Carrefour Paillant – Delmas 18 – Autoroute de Delmas 60-Bourdon-Avenue John Brown -Alix Roi Bois -Verna- Champs de mars (place papa Dessalines). Teams of HNP/UDMO and CIMO were deployed to the scenes.

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.