Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Reports of Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, September 12th 2017 at 1:30PM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti

Sent September 12, 2017 at 1:30PM


Protests Ongoing in Port-au-Prince


The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in the areas of the Champs-de-Mars, Delmas 22, Delmas 60, and Delmas 75. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid these areas. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.




  • Contact the U.S. Embassy in Haiti, located at  Tabarre 41, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Haiti; telephone 509-2229-8000; after-hours emergency telephone 509-2229-8000; ACS unit fax 509-2229-8027; e-mail ; website.


  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).


If your contact information has changed or you are no longer in Haiti, please update your STEP account as the Embassy cannot do it for you