Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 14, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 14, 2019) Location: Carrefour Caradeux near Parc Canne-a-Sucre Events:  Protesters have reached Carrefour Caradeux near Parc Canne-a-Sucre. HNP is preventing them from moving forward on Tabarre. Actions to take: Avoid the areas; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you ...
Read More»

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 14, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 14, 2019) Location: Maïs Gate Avenue near Toussaint Louverture Airport (PAP) Events:  Protesters were prevented from entering PAP airport by HNP. They are burning tires, and HNP is following. Protesters are currently on Maïs Gate avenue and headed to the embassy, please avoid Maïs Gate avenue. Actions to take: Avoid ...
Read More»

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 6, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (August 6, 2019) Location:  In the immediate vicinity of the Embassy housing compound. Events:  Gunfire, HNP is onsite. 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 ...
Read More»

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

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 28, 2019) Location: Blvd 15 Octobre near the entrance to Canne-a-Sucre and near OAVCT. Events:  HNP is blocking protesters near the entrance to Canne-a-Sucre and near OAVCT. Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; ...
Read More»

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

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 28, 2019) Location: Main Entrance of the U.S. Embassy, Mais Gate, and Carrefour Airport Events:  A group of protesters have gathered across from the Embassy’s main entrance. There is another group of 500 protesters marching from Mais Gate, and a group of about 100 from Carrefour airport. Actions ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019) Location: U.S. Embassy Events:  The demonstration in front of the Embassy is now clear. You may proceed with normal business. Actions to take: Normal precautions   Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti Emergencies: +509-2229-8000 Non-emergency inquiries:  acspap@state.gov Website:  https://ht.usembassy.gov/   Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs 1-888-407-4747 toll-free ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019)   Location: In front of the U.S. Embassy,   Events:  There is a protest/sit-in currently taking place in front of the embassy, near the main entrance. Please avoid the area.   Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019)

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (July 26, 2019) Location: In front of the U.S. Embassy, Events:  Groups have called for demonstrations and possibly a sit-in in front of the U.S. Embassy on Saturday and Sunday, July 27-28, 2019.  The demonstrations have been publicized on social media.  There is no set start time for the demonstrations; ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 13, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 13, 2019) Locations: ·        Reports of an unmanned roadblock at Delmas 60 ·        Reports of burning tires on 15 Octobre at OAVCT and near Belmart ·        Reports of a roadblock at Mais Gate ·        Reports of rocks being thrown at vehicles passing on Delmas 95 ·        Old barricades still on Blvd Toussaint ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019) Locations: ·        Reports of burning tires on Rue Romain in Tabarre Events: The security situation remains very unstable with demonstrations very likely. The potential for violent pop-up demonstrations is high and they are proving to be sporadic and unpredictable. Public transportation is shut down again today. Many ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update– U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019) Locations: ·        Reports of burning barricades on Blvd. 15 Octobre between Handal and MSC. Events: The security situation remains very unstable with demonstrations very likely. The potential for violent pop-up demonstrations is high and they are proving to be sporadic and unpredictable. Public transportation is shut down ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019) Locations: ·        Reports of burning barricades on Blvd. 15 October in front of the Belmart and pipes blocking Blvd. 15 October near Sun Auto ·        Reports of barricades on Blvd. 15 October in front of the HNP academy/Brico Local. Events: The security situation remains very unstable with demonstrations ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019) Locations: ·        Reports of burning tires at Carrefour Fleuriot Events: The security situation remains very unstable with demonstrations very likely. The potential for violent pop-up demonstrations is high and they are proving to be sporadic and unpredictable. Public transportation is shut down again today. Many roads have ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 12, 2019) Locations: ·        Route National 2 at Carrefour is blocked by large barricades. ·        Carrefour Rita to Gerald Bataille is blocked by burning tires. ·        Boulevard 15 October is partially blocked between Delta Camp and Carrefour Fleuriot with debris from old roadblocks. ·        Burning tires near Sun Auto on Blvd ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 11, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 11, 2019) Protest activity continues in Port-au-Prince and other areas of Haiti. The families of Embassy employees are sheltering in place, and movements remain restricted until further notice. The children of U.S. employees will not be transported to school on February 12. Embassy personnel are prohibited from traveling in ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 11, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 11, 2019) Locations:  •   Juvenat area- oil on the road near Union School entrance, roadblocks on Juvenat road after Parc Ste Therèse •   15 Octobre- burning tires near OAVCT •   Gunfire near the U.S. Embassy •   Unmanned roadblocks near the HNP academy •   Between Puits Blain and ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019) Protest activity continues in Port-au-Prince and other areas of Haiti.  Out of an abundance of caution, the Embassy has instructed its employees to shelter in place until further notice. The Embassy will open two hours late on Monday, February 11. The children of U.S. employees will not ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019) Locations:  Bourdon Road (Burning Tires near Water ReserveTank) Rue Oswald Durand (Burning Tires) Vivy Mitchell (Throwing stones near Police Station) Delmas 31 (Rock throwing in the area of St Patrick and shootings) Avenue John Brown (Ongoing demonstration) Bel-Air (Ongoing demonstration) Bon Repos (Ongoing demonstration) Kenscoff ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019) Locations:  Gerald Bataille (Barricades and trash blocking to road) Caradeux near Aristide University (Roadblocks) Delmas 31 (Rock throwing in the area of St Patrick) Avenue John Brown (Ongoing demonstration) Bel-Air (Ongoing demonstration) Bon Repos (Ongoing demonstration) Kenscoff Road (Burning barricades) Carrefour Feuilles (Ongoing demonstratrion) Morne ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019) Locations:   tire blockageon 15 Octobre near OAVCT. Not yet lit on fire burning tires outside the Tabarre Police Commisariate burning tires reported in Carrefour Fleuriot area gunfire reported near Gerald Bataille roadblocks on Tabarre 48 near Aristide University motorcycle groups moving up and down Route ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 10, 2019) Locations: Throughout Port-au-Prince Events: The security situation remains very unstable with demonstrations very likely. The potential for violent pop-up demonstrations is high and they are proving to be sporadic and unpredictable. If you hear gunfire or protest groups, seek shelter inside your house immediately and stay away from the windows. ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Locations: Throughout Port-au-Prince Events:  Sporadic gunfire was reported throughout Port-au-Prince, to include Tabarre, Vivy Mitchell, Bourdon, and along Route de Frere. Roving groups on motorcycles are quickly swarming areas, shooting into the air, and lighting tires on fire before quickly moving to another target. Due to the current security situation, ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Location: Near U.S. Embassy, Tabarre Events: Large amounts of gunfire have occurred in the vicinity of the U.S. Embassy and nearby housing. U.S. Embassy personnel have been instructed to shelter-in-place effective 5:00pm today until 7:00am on February 10th. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Location: Port-au-Prince. Events: Due to ongoing protest activity, Embassy employees are required  to remain home from 5:00pm February 9 to 7:00am February 10. Actions to Take: Consider your personal security plan. Avoid demonstrations. Assistance:   U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov  State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747  or  202-501-4444   Haiti Country Information  Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Locations: Cardeux area CarrefourAeroport AvenueMartin Luther King in Nazon Christ-Roi in Nazon Carrefour Pelerin5 area Events:  Ongoing protests and burning barricades Actions to Take: Avoid the area Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Locations:  Carrefour Martissant Bel-Air LowerDelmas Cite-Soleil Route National 1, 2, 9 Les Cayes Events:  Reports of continued protests, burning barricades, sporadic gunfire, roadblocks, and rock throwing. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 09, 2019) Location: Outside of the U.S. Embassy on 15 Octobre in Tabarre Events: Reports of a planned protest beginning at 2pm today. Actions to Take: Embassy personnel have been instructed to shelter-in-place and avoid the embassy and surrounding areas until further notice.   Assistance:     U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov  State Department – ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)   Locations: The Peguyville shortcut near UNOPs   Events: Reports of protests   Actions to Take:  Avoidthe 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.   ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Locations: Blvd 15 October, and Ave. Mais Gate Events: Burning tires on Avenue Mais Gate south of the Cannes-a-Sucre compound, affecting the route up to Vivy Mitchell that either goes by Aristide University or farther past OAVCT. Traffic is light and public transportation is operating at a reduced level. ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 9, 2019) Location: Rt. National 2 in Petit Goave Events:  Reports of roadblocks Actions to Take: Avoid the area   Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747  or  202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates   Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019) Location: Haiti. Events: Protest activity continues in Port-au-Prince and other areas of Haiti. Out of an abundance of caution, the embassy has instructed its employees to remain at their residences between 6:00pm February 8 and 7:00am February 9. The U.S. Embassy is also consolidating employees in central locations. American employees ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019) Locations: Nazon Christ Roi Carradeux Sans Fil area to Delmas 18 Delmas 31 Delmas 33 Delmas 95 Carrefour Duvivier Croix-des-Bouquets Route de Freres near Hospital Communaute haitienne Juvenat on Canape Vert road and on Ave. Lamartiniere Martissant Cabaret (Rt. National 1) Miragoane (Rt. National 2) Gonaives ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019) Locations:  Carradeux around Aristide University (in Tabarre)  Delmas 33 near the police station Events: Reports of roadblocks and protests in the aforementioned areas.   The security situation remains fluid and roadblocks/protests continue to be established with little to no warning.  Haitian National Police is handling situations as they arise, ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019) Locations:  Puits Blain taptap stand/Fragneau Ville  Bottom of the hill on Rue Gregory  Croix-des-Bouquets  Santo Events: Reports of roadblocks, protests, and gunfire in the aforementioned areas.   The security situation remains fluid and roadblocks/protests continue to be established with little to no warning.  Haitian National Police is handling situations ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 8, 2019) Locations: Intersection of Gerard Bataille and Delmas 33 Delmas 75 Delmas 30 Delmas 18 Mais-Gate near the Vivy Mitchell short-cut Route de Delmas and Carrefour Aviation Events: Reports of roadblocks, protests, and gunfire in the aforementioned areas. The security situation remains fluid and roadblocks/protests continue to be ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Protest activity continues in Port-au-Prince and other areas of Haiti.  Out of an abundance of caution, the embassy has instructed its employees to remain at their residences between 5:00pm February 7 and 7:00am February 8. The embassy will open two hours late on February 8. The ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Locations: Puits-Blain and Djoumbala Crossroad Rte de Kenscoff near Thomassin 32 Top of Peguyville Shortcut (oil on the road) Carrefour Aeroport Rue Capois Lalue Saint Jean Bosco La Saline Rue Panamerican Avenue John Brown Champs de Mars Petionville (Rue Faubert, Rue Metellus, Place St. Pierre) Mais ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Locations: Delmas 105 and Route de Freres Delmas 40 Delmas 45 Delmas 60 Various areas of downtown Port-au-Prince Carradeux Delmas 30 Delmas 19 Delmas 31 Delmas 83 Delmas 95 Pelerin 3-5 area Jacmel Petit Goave Cavaillon in Les Cayes Miragoane Gonaives Events:   There is a large ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Locations: Delmas 105 and Route de Freres Delmas 40 Delmas 45 Delmas 60 Various areas of downtown Port-au-Prince Carradeux Delmas 30 Delmas 19 Delmas 31 Events:Reports of roadblocks, protests, gunfire in the aforementioned areas. The security situation remains fluid and roadblocks/protests continue to be established with ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Locations:Puits Blains, and Vivy Mitchel Events: The Puits Blains intersection leading to Delmas 75 is currently blocked. Roadblocks with burning tires have been reported on the Vivy Mitchel short-cut. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 7, 2019) Locations: -Blvd 15 October near Belmart -Route de Freres between the HNP Academy and Vivy Mitchell Police Station -Delmas 30 -Intersection of Delmas 31 and Route de Delmas -Intersection of Delmas 19 and Route de Delmas -Delmas 48 -Caradeux -Gerald Bataille Intersection -Towns of Jacmel, Petit ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 07, 2019) Location: Croix des Bouquets Road, and Delmas 30 Events: Reports of burning barricades and roadblocks Actions to Take: Avoid the area and do not attempt to drive through protests or barricades. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Locations: The area of Vialet in Petit Goave Events: Reports of roadblocks Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) On Thursday, February 7, 2019, a large protest is planned in Port-au-Prince, scheduled to begin at 10:00am and conclude at approximately 3:00pm. The planned protest route will affect portions of downtown Port-au-Prince and Petionville, including the areas of Champs de Mars, Poste Marchand, Bel Air, Delmas ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Location: Avenue Lamartiniere (Bois Verna) Events: Reports of burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Locations: -Rte. Nationale 2 near Martissant and Boloose Events: Reports of heavy gunfire. Additionally, Rte. Nationale 2 near Martissant and Bolosse is closed until further notice. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Locations: -Gerald Bataille intersection -Bicentenaire in Downtown Port-au-Prince Events: Reports of protests Actions to Take: Avoid the area Do not attempt to drive through barricades and protests Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Location:Avenue Toussaint Louverture by the UN’s MINUJUSTH Headquarters Events: Reports of a roadblock Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook  and ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Location: Bourdon Road, near the Prime Minister’s residence Events: Reports of protests, there is also a strong Hatian National Police presence Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 6, 2019) Location: Route National 2 in Aquin, east of Ley Cayes Events: Reports of roadblocks Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook  and ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 5, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 5, 2019) Location:  Bourdon Road Events: Reports of a protest near the Prime Minister’s residence show signs of becoming violent. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 5, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 5, 2019) Location: Delmas 60 and also downtown Jacmel. Events: Reports have been received of protests at Delmas 60 and also in downtown Jacmel. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019) Locations: Grand Trou in Miragoane, and downtown Saint Marc Events: Reports of roadblocks and ongoing demonstrations Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019) Location: Downtown Jacmel Events: Ongoing demonstrations Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook  and Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 4, 2019) Location:  Carrefour Joute (between Les Cayes and Port-Salut) Events: Please avoid Carrefour Joute (between Les Cayes and Port-Salut) due to roadblocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 1, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (February 1, 2019) Location:  Butte Boyer in the area of Croix des Missions on Rte National 1 Events: Due to an ongoing security situation at Butte Boyer in the area of Croix des Missions on Rte National 1, please avoid the area until further notice. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019) Locations: In front of the Ministry of Economy and Finance on Avenue Charles Summer. Events:  RSO has received reports that there are ongoing demonstrations in front the Ministry of Economy and Finance on Avenue Charles Summer.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019) Location: Ganthier on National Road #8 in Croix des Bouquets Events: Reports of a roadblock Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019)

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019) Location: Downtown Jacmel Events: Reports of demonstrations Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 30, 2019) Locations:   Rte National 3 near Mirebalais Blvd La Saline near the intersection of Route de Delmas and south to the port Events:  Reports of protests on Rte National 3 near Mirebalais An ongoing security incident involving gunfire on Blvd La Saline Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. ...
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 29, 2019) Location: Rte National 3 near Mirebalais. Events: Reports of roadblocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 29, 2019) Location: Rue Oswald Durand. Event: Reports of a roadblock. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 28, 2019) Locations: Rte. National 2 at Saint Louis du Sud Events: Reports of a roadblock Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 28, 2019) Locations: Between the Carrefour Aeroport and Delmas 2 Events:  RSO has received reports that there are roadblocks restricting movement between the Carrefour Aeroport and Delmas 2  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 25, 2019)

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 25, 2019) Locations: Champs de Mars and Milot near Cap Haitien. Events:  RSO has been informed that RSO has received reports of protests in Champs de Mars and Milot near Cap Haitien.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 25, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 25, 2019) Locations: Rte Nationale 3 at Merebalais and Hinche in the central plateau area. Events:  RSO has been informed that Rte Nationale 3 is blocked by protestors at Merebalais and Hinche in the central plateau area. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades ...
Read More»

Travel Advisory, January 18, 2019                                                     

Travel Advisory, January 18, 2019 Haiti – Level 3: Reconsider Travel Last Update:  Reissued with updates to U.S. government restrictions on personnel. Reconsider travel to Haiti due to crime and civil unrest. Protests, tire burning, and road blockages are frequent and unpredictable.  Violent crime, such as armed robbery, is common. Local police may lack the resources ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 21, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 21, 2019) Location: Delmas 17 in front of the ONA office. Events:  Reports of road blocks and demonstrations.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area.  Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747  or  202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 21, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 21, 2019) Locations:  Rou national 2 in the area of Dekouze, Jacmel and Delmas 60 near the MFA. . Delmas 60/ Musseau area near MFA Events:  Reports of road blocks and burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 18, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 18, 2019) Location:   Delmas 60 Events: Reports of roadblocks and burning tires.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 16, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 16, 2019) Locations: Carrefour Fleuriot (West Department) Events:  Reports of shootings and gang activity  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 15, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 15, 2019) Locations: Delmas 33 area Events:  Reports of burning barricades and shots fired   Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 10, 2019) Locations: Avenue Christopher and Charles Sumner near MOJ/ Finances/OAVCT Events:  Reports of protestors throwing rocks at passing vehicles and HNP Roadblocks are being erected in the area as well  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 10, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 10, 2019) Locations: Rue Capois and Rue Nicolas in the Carrefour Feuilles area of Downtown Port-au-Prince Events:  Reports of roadblocks and burning barricades Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 7, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 7, 2019) Locations: Airport Road near the DHL office. Events:  Reports of active demonstrations on Airport Road near the DHL office. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 03, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (January 03, 2019) Locations: Between Canape Vert and Juvenat Events:  Reports of barricades and rock throwing. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 28, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 28, 2018) Locations: Pernier Events:  Reports of demonstrations in Pernier that include the burning of HNP vehicles. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 28, 2018)

 Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 28, 2018) Locations: Bel-Air Events:  Reports received of a roadblock in Bel-Air. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 24,  2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 24,  2018) Location: Rue Toussaint L’overture and Delmas 33 in front of Ministry of Public Transport San-fil, Delmas 18 Events:  Reports of  burning tires, barricades, and stone throwing   Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 24,  2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 24,  2018) Location: Savanne Pistache Events:  Reports of a shooting, road blockage, and stone throwing. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 23, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 23, 2018) Location: Limbe on Rte. 1 Events:  Reports of gunfire and burning a gas station.   Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 22, 2018) Location:  Rte. 2 near Chalone Miragoane. Events:  Reports of barricades and rock throwing.  Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018) Locations: Rue Ogé in Petion-Ville (West Department) In front of the Conseil Electoral Provisoire, behind the St. Pierre’s church in Petionville. Events:  Reports of an ongoing demonstration at Rue Ogé in Petion-Ville (West Department) Reports of a demonstration in front of the Conseil Electoral Provisoire, ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018) Locations: In front of  Place Hugo Chavez on Blvd Toussaint Louverture (West Department) Marfranc in Jérémie (Grand’Anse Department) Events:  Reports of an ongoing demonstration in front of  Place Hugo Chavez on Blvd Toussaint Louverture (West Department). Reports of a roadblock at Marfranc in Jérémie (Grand’Anse ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 20, 2018) Locations: Avenue Christophe in the vicinity of INAGHIE Events: Reports of burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 19, 2018) Locations: Rue Chavannes in downtown of Port au Prince in front of Radio Tele Caraibes. Events: Reports of a sit in. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance:     U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 18, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 18, 2018) Locations: Downtown Port-au-Prince in front of the office of the Prime Minister Events:  Protests Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests.  Turn around and find a safer route. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 17, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 17, 2018) Location: Ministry of Interior at Rue de la Reunion in downtown Port-au-Prince (West Department)  Events:  Ongoing demonstrations  Actions to Take:   Avoid the area      Assistance:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 16, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 16, 2018) Locations: The Bel Air section of downtown Port-au-Prince Jean Bosco Church, downtown Port-au-Prince Cap Haitian at Rond-point Samarie Events: A large protest forming in the Bel Air section of downtown Port-au-Prince. Burning tires are located in front of Jean Bosco Church. Protestors are also gathering in Cap Haitian at Rond-point ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 15, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 15, 2018) Location: Montrouis Events:  Land dispute shootings in Montrouis  Actions to Take:   Avoid the area    Assistance:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 11, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 11, 2018) Location: The Prime Minister’s office on Blvd. Harry Truman Events:  Ongoing demonstrations Actions to Take:   Avoid the area Assistance:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 10, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 10, 2018) Location: Near the Ministry of Interior  Events:  Reports of burning tires Actions to Take:   Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 09,  2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 09,  2018) Locations: Ave. John Brown and Rue Cameleau Events:  Reports of an active protest including burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 7, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 7, 2018) Locations: Ave. Christophe in front of INAGHEI (West Department) near FOKAL Events:  Reports of burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 3, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (December 3, 2018) Locations: Bel Air near Fort National Events:  Reports of an active protest including burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 29, 2018) Location: Champ-de-Mars area near Ethnology University Event: Reports of an active protest Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

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

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 29, 2018) Location: Haiti. Event: The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince remains open for American Citizen Services, as well as immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments. On November 29, the U.S. government authorized the voluntary departure from Haiti of non-emergency U.S. government personnel and their families.  For more information, please ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018) Location: Near Tabarre 48 Events:  Reports of ongoing gunfire Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018) Locations: Delmas 48 Events: Reports of oil spread on the road Actions to Take: Avoid the area and take an alternate route Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 28, 2018) Locations: Martissant Events: Reports of violence and shooting in the area Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 27, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 27, 2018) Locations: St. Marc Events: Reports of an ongoing demonstration in St. Marc that has closed off Route National 1 Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 27, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 27, 2018) Locations: Laboule 10 and Laboule 12. This is in the Laboule area south of Petionville off of Rt de Kenscoff. Events:  Reports of oil being spread on both Laboule 10 and Laboule 12. This is in the Laboule area south of Petionville off of Rt de Kenscoff. Use caution ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 26, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 26, 2018) Locations: San Fil near Bastia & Cassernes Ave. Populard near St. Antoine Church Blvd. La Saline Nazon near GOC University Rte. Nationale 2 between Leogane and Dufort Events:   Reports of roadblocks and barricades. Oil on the road in Nazon Actions to Take: Avoid the ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 24, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 24, 2018) Locations: Malpasse Events:  Reports of an attack on customs agents in Malpasse.  HNP has responded but the situation remains tense. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018) Locations: Port-au-Prince, Haiti Events: The Consular Section remains open for emergency American Citizen Services (ACS).  For Monday, November 26, we will attend to ACS customers who have an already-scheduled passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or notary service.  To reschedule an ACS appointment, visit our website ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018) Locations: Delmas 60 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Events:   Reports of large protests, a vehicle set on fire, and rocks being thrown at Delmas 60 Reports of rocks being thrown at and near the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018 Locations: Delmas 34 Delmas 48 St. Jean Bosco Church in Petionville Delmas 105 Rt de Freres near Sogebank Events:   Protestors near Delmas 34 have started a fire at a gas station. A protest group is in the Delmas 48 area. A protest group is ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23, 2018) Location: Rte. de Delmas at Delmas 40-B and Petionville  Events:  Reports of demonstrators on Rte. de Delmas at Delmas 40-B. The demonstrators are marching toward Petionville. Actions to Take:                    – Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23,  2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 23,  2018) Locations: Airport Road  (Blvd Toussaint Louverture/Rte Delmas) Events: Reports of large crowd/demonstration Actions to Take: Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests. Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Location: Ave John Brown and Lalue headed towards downtown Events:  Reports of protests Actions to Take: – Avoid the area                    – Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Location: Ave John Brown and Lalue headed towards downtown Events:  Reports of protests Actions to Take: – Avoid the area                    – Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Location:  The market near St. Jean Bosco Church in Petionville. Delmas 40 B and 48. Events:  Reports of rocks being thrown in the vicinity of the market near St. Jean Bosco Church in Petionville. Reports of gunfire between Delmas 40 B and 48. Actions to Take: – Avoid the area. – Do not attempt to drive ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Location: 15 Octobre near Sun Auto and Belmart Events:  Reports of rock throwing Actions to Take: – Avoid the area – Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests – Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Location: Delimart on Delmas 32 Events:   Reports of burning tires near the Delimart on Delmas 32. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not attempt to drive through protests or roadblocks. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Locations: Lower Delmas La Saline Events:   Reports of burning tires/barricades on lower Delmas as well as near the fuel depot in La Saline Action to  Take:   Avoid the areas. Do not attempt to drive through protests or roadblocks. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 22, 2018) Locations: Carradeux Road Blvd 15 Octobre Torcel Avenue Pan American Events:   There is debris (rocks and remnants of burned tires) in various sections of Blvd 15 Octobre, Carradeux, and Torcel, but no reports of active barricades or burning tires at the time of this alert. Shooting and barricades have ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21,  2018) Locations: Port-au-Prince, Haiti Events: The Consular Section remains open for emergency American Citizen Services (ACS). For Friday, November 23, Consular has cancelled all routine ACS, immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments.  Please note the Embassy will be closed on Thursday, November 22 for an official holiday.  ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Locations: Blvd 15 October near Sun Auto Airport road/Blvd des Industries Thomassin 38 Carefour Marissa Events:   Tires are currently burning on Blvd 15 Octobre in the vicinity of Sun Auto. A major traffic accident with fatalities has been reported on the Airport Road/Blvd des ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Location:  Puits-Blain near Hospital Espoir Event:  Reports of oil spread on the road Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates ·        Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Locations: The intersection of Avenue John Brown and Avenue Martin Luther King near GOC University Delimart on Delmas 33 Events:   Reports of people throwing rocks and gunfire at the intersection of Avenue John Brown and Avenue Martin Luther King near GOC University. There are ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Locations:  Delmas 75 Events:  Gunfire in the area   Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Location: Mais Gate near Aristide University Events:  Reports of burning tires. Actions to Take:                    – Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 21, 2018) Locations: Carradeux Road Blvd 15 October near Sun Auto Martissant Carrerfour Aeroport Events:   Reports of rocks and burning tires in the roads. Gunfire has been reported in Martissant and Carrefour Aeroport.  Public transportation is currently not operating. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20,  2018) Locations: Port-au-Prince, Haiti Events: The Consular Section remains open for emergency American Citizen Services (ACS). For Wednesday, November 21, Consular has cancelled all routine ACS, immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments.  Please note the Embassy will be closed on Thursday, November 22 for an official holiday.  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)Location and Events: Reports of new barricades and armed civilian groups: – Martissant Burning barricades: Delmas 83 Delmas 75 Blvd 15 Octobre near the Aristide Foundation Actions to Take: Avoid the area Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018) Location: Blvd. 15 Octobre near Canne au Sucre at Tabarre 48 Events:  Reports of burning tires Actions to Take: Avoid the area Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018) Location: Carradeux and Petionville near Place Boyer Events:  Reports of barricades Actions to Take: – Avoid the area – Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests – Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018) Location and Events: Rocks being thrown on: – 15 Octobre in front of the Total Gas Station near Tabarre 48 Burning tires reported in: – Lalue next to Post Marchand – Petionville near the Eagle Market – Caradeux off of Ave Mais Gaite – Martissant – ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 20, 2018) Locations: Area between Puits Blain and Vivy Mitchell Delmas 75 near Espoir Hospital Delmas 40b near Macardieu Delmas 33 near Shalom Church Delmas 60 near MAE In Fleuariau near the Aristide residence Avenue John Brown near MLK Blvd Events:   There are reports of oil being spread ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19,  2018) Locations:  ·         Port-au-Prince, Haiti Events: ·       The Consular Section will be open on November 20, 2018 for all American Citizen Services (ACS) and immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments.  To reschedule a prior ACS appointment, visit our website at https://ht.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/  or write to acspap@state.gov .  To reschedule an immigrant or nonimmigrant ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19,  2018) Locations: Delmas 32 and 40. Avenue John Brown. Events: Burning barricades and rock throwing in lower Delmas, to include Delmas 32 and 40. Avenue John Brown is blocked. Actions to Take: Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19,  2018) Locations: Blvd 15 Octobre in front of Belmart and near Sun Auto, airport road near DHL and Gerald, lower Delmas, Nazon, Malpasse, Martissant, La Saline, and Bon Repos. Events: Roadblocks, burning tires, people throwing rocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not attempt to ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19,  2018) Locations: Blvd 15 Octobre in front of Belmart and near Sun Auto, airport road near DHL and Gerald, lower Delmas, Nazon, Malpasse, Martissant, La Saline, and Bon Repos. Events: Roadblocks, burning tires, people throwing rocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not attempt to ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 19, 2018) Locations: Canape Vert Rd Bermane Motors and Aristide University Delmas 33 Martissant area Rte. Nationale 2 in Chalon Cap Haitian Events:   Reports of oil spread on the roads, burning tires and roadblocks, and a report of gunfire. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 18, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 18,  2018) Locations: In the Port-au-Prince area: Petionville, Peguyville, Delmas, Panamerican, La Saline, Cite Soleil, Nazon, Sans Fil, Bel-Air, Champ-de-Mars, Carrefour Aeroport, Bourdon (including Avenue John Brown), Panamerican, Canape Vert. Outside of capital: Port-de-Paix, Les Cayes, Cap Haitien, Hinche, Gonaives, Jeremie, Mirebalais, Jacmel, Miragoane, Saint-Marc. Events: Protests, roadblocks, ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 18, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 18,  2018) Locations: In the Port-au-Prince area: Petionville, Peguyville, Delmas, La Saline, Cite Soleil, Nazon, Sans Fil, Bel-Air, Champ-de-Mars, Carrefour Aeroport, Bourdon, Canape Vert. Outside of capital: Port-de-Paix, Les Cayes, Cap Haitien, Hinche, Gonaives, and Jeremie. Events: Protests, roadblocks, burning tires, possible gunfire. The Embassy is still ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 17, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 17,  2018) Location: Rte. Nationale 1 between Montrouis and Arcahaie Rte. Nationale 2 at Aquin Rte. Nationale 2 and 3 at the entrance of Cap Haitien Events:  Reports of roadblocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 17, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 17,  2018) Location: Entrance of Debrosse in the vicinity of Morne Canapé Vert and the Juvenat area Events:  Reports of roadblocks. Actions to Take:                    – Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018) Location: Route National 1 in the area of Montrouis and Limbe. Events: Reports of barricades being erected. Actions to Take: – Avoid the area. – Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests. – Avoid large gatherings of people. Show quoted text Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018) Location:   Champs de Mars area Bicentenaire La Saline Carrefour Marassa Croix des Bouquets Events: Reports of protests and gunfire. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 16, 2018) Location: Champs de Mars area along Rue Oswald Durand Events:  Reports of protests and burning tires. Actions to Take: – Avoid the area – Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests – Avoid large gatherings of people Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 15, 2018)

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 15, 2018)  Location:  Port-au-Prince and other locations in Haiti.  Event:  The Embassy has received notice of large demonstrations planned for Sunday, November 18 in Port-au-Prince, and possibly other locations.  In response, out of an abundance of caution, the Embassy is requiring its American employees to shelter in ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 15, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 15, 2018) Location: Petit Goave, La Saline, Bicentenaire and Carrefour Aviation Events: Route National 2 is closed due to roadblocks and protests in Petit Goave. Gunfire is also being reported in La Saline, Bicentenaire and Carrefour Aviation.  Actions to Take: Avoid the areas. Do not attempt to drive ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 14, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 14, 2018) Location: In front of INAGHEI University on Ave. Christophe near FOKAL Events: Reports of burning tires and barricades. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on Facebook and Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 14, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 14, 2018) Location:  Delmas 75 Events: Reports of burning barricades on Delmas 75. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince Haiti Country Information Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti  (November 9, 2018) 

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti  (November 9, 2018)  Location:  Port-au-Prince and other locations in Haiti  Event:  Due to sporadic and unpredictable demonstrations, roadblocks and violence, effective immediately and until further notice, American employees are prohibited from traveling within Haiti beyond a 15-mile radius of the Embassy without prior Chief of Mission approval. ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018) Location: Bourdon near the Christ Roi Intersection before the Nazon intersection. Events: Burning barricades have been set up.  Protesters are also throwing rocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Do not attempt to drive through barricades or protests. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or ...
Read More»

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018)

Security Alert Update – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018) Location:  Rte. Nationale 1 in Carries Rte. Nationale 3 in the area between Barriere Battant and Grande Riviere du Nord before Cap Haitien Events:  Reports of barricades on Rte. Nationale 1 in Carries. The roadblocks on Rte. Nationale 3 in the area between Barriere Battant ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 9, 2018) Location:  Rte. Nationale #3 in the area between Barriere Battant and Grande Riviere du Nord before Cap Haitien Events: Roadblocks are being reported on Rte. Nationale #3 in the area between Barriere Battant and Grande Riviere du Nord before Cap Haitien Actions to Take: Avoid the area.  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 8, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 8, 2018) Location: Rte. National 1 and Rte. National 9 Events: Several large protests and groups throwing rocks. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 7, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 7, 2018) Location: Rte. National 1 in Titayen, north of Port au Prince Events: Roadblocks and individuals throwing rocks at vehicles Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 6, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 6, 2018) Location: The area of Caradeux Events: Reports of burning tires the area of Caradeux. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. If you see burning tire roadblocks, please turn around and find an alternate route.  Do not drive through them. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 6, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 6, 2018) Location: Avenue Mais Gate Events: Reports of burning tires on Avenue Mais Gate. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. If you see burning tire roadblocks, please turn around and find an alternate route.  Do not drive through them. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 3, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 3, 2018) Location: La Saline along Rte National 2 Events:  Reports of gunfire in La Saline, which is along Rte National 2. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 2, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (November 2, 2018) Location: Bernard Mevs and La Saline Events:  Reports of ongoing violence near Bernard Mevs and in La Saline. Actions to Take:  Avoid the area. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  Twitter ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (October 31, 2018)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (October 31, 2018) Location: Avenue Christophe in front of FOKAL Events: Reports of burning tires on Avenue Christophe in front of FOKAL Actions to Take: Avoid the area Assistance: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince 011-509-2229-8000 acspap@state.gov State Department – Consular Affairs 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 Haiti Country Information Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security updates Follow us on  Facebook  and  ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations near Delmas 75 and 83. Sent today, September 13th, 2017 at 1:55PM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 13, 2017 at 1:55PM Demonstrations near Delmas 75 and 83 The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Delmas 75 and Delmas 83. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. ...
Read More»

Haiti Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to carefully consider the risks of traveling to Haiti due to its current security environment and lack of adequate medical facilities and response.     U.S. citizens are informed that the U.S. Embassy has resumed normal operations following Hurricane Irma. The authorized departure of non-emergency employees was lifted ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Locations for Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince, Sent today: September 12 at 1:40pm

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 12, 2017 at 1:40PM  Updated Locations for Ongoing Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations in Delmas 32, Delmas 52, Delmas 60, Delmas 75 and Champs-de-Mars. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn ...
Read More»

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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential Demonstrations Today in Downtown Port-au-Prince. Sent Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:15AM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 12th, 2017 at 9:15AM   Potential Protests in Downtown Port-au-Prince The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of potential protests today in downtown Port-au-Prince. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. Sent today, September 11th, 2017 at 11:45AM

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent September 11, 2017 at 11:45AM   Demonstrations near Carrerfour Aeroport and the St. Jean Bosco Church.   The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of two ongoing demonstrations in Port-au-Prince. The first is near the Carrefour Aeroport. The second is near the St. Jean Bosco Church. U.S. citizens are advised ...
Read More»

Emergency Message: Hurricane Irma

The National Hurricane Center ( http://www.nhc.noaa.gov ) reports that Hurricane Irma is a strong, dangerous category 5 storm with high winds and heavy rain. A hurricane watch has been issued for the northern coast of Haiti and a tropical storm watch has been issued for the area from Le Mole St. Nicholas to Port-au-Prince. We recommend you ...
Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens:  Hurricane Irma

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to carefully consider the risks of traveling to Haiti due to its current security environment and lack of adequate medical facilities and response. The Department of State also warns U.S. citizens to carefully reconsider travel to Haiti due to Hurricane Irma, a category 5 storm projected to impact ...
Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Hurricane Irma

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the approach of Hurricane Irma and recommends U.S. citizens avoid all non-essential travel to Haiti. The National Hurricane Center ( http://www.nhc.noaa.gov ) reports that Hurricane Irma is a strong, dangerous Category 5 storm with high winds and heavy rain. A hurricane watch has been issued for the northern ...
Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

United States Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 4, 2017 Hurricane Irma This message is to advise U.S. citizens residing and traveling in Haiti that Hurricane Irma, category 3, is currently projected to affect Haiti. This storm may bring significant rainfall and wind that may result in life-threatening flooding, flash flooding, mudslides, and storm surge, and Hispaniola-wide ...
Read More»

Demonstration Blocking Streets in Petionville

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing demonstrations blocking the streets in Petionville, near Rue Rigaud and Rue Pan American. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Petionville near Place Boyer sent August 8, 2017 at 1:30pm

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a demonstration in Petionville near Place Boyer. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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. ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration near Place Boyer in Petionville. Sent today August 7th at 4:40 PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of an ongoing demonstration near Place Boyer in Petionville. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Propane Gas Leak in Delmas 75. Sent today, July 28th, 2017 at 12:25PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of reports of a propane gas leak in Delmas 75. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. See the State Department’s  travel website  for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protest in Petionville. Sent today, July 25th at 1:15PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a large protest in Petionville. Currently 400-500 people are on Rue Villate, escorted by the Haitian National Police. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if ...
Read More»

Security Message for US Citizens: No Passage Allowed Between Haiku and the Best Western in Petionville. Sent July 15 at 12PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the HNP have blocked off an area of Petionville between the Best Western and Haiku, no passage is allowed . U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: protests on Route de Frere Delmas send July 15, 2017 at 10:15am:

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is an ongoing protest on Route de Frères Delmas. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests in Petionville July 14, 2017 at 11:40am

The U.S. Embassy has received reports of roughly 200-300 protestors in Petionville.  Currently protesters are walking up Rue Lamarre on the way to Place St. Pierre.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests Near SONAPI. Sent on, 11 July 2017 at 12PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is an ongoing protest near the SONAPI Industrial Park in Port-au-Prince. The protesters are moving towards Delmas. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Blocked Intersection and Burning Tires at Mais Gate and Caradeaux, today, June 30, 2017, sent at 10:40 a.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the intersection of Mais Gaté and Caradeaux is blocked with burning tires, rocks and bottles. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gunshots near Canne-a-Sucre Park in Tabarre, today, June 27, 2017, sent at 1:05 p.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of gun shots fired near Canne-a-Sucre Park in Tabarre.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Oil Spill, today, June 16, 2017, sent at 5:15 p.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the oil spill is at the Puis Bain bridge heading to Vivy Mitchell.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area.  See the State Department’s  travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to ...
Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Oil Spill on Vivy Mitchel Shorcut, sent today 16 June at 3:40PM

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a reported oil spill on the Vivy Mitchel shorcut. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the route. See the State Department’s  travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and  Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti Sent June 14th, 2017 at 3:40PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of ongoing protests in downtown Port-au-Prince near the Champs de Mars. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ongoing protest at OAVCT June 13th, 2017 at 11:15AM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of an ongoing demonstration on Boulevard 15 Octobre near OAVCT. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Ongoing Protest and Burning Tires at OAVCT, today, June 12, 2017, sent at 10:35 a.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of an ongoing protest and burning tires at OAVCT on Blvd 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Do not attempt to drive through the roadblock. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protest Near OAVCT on Boulevard 15 Octobre. Sent on June 7th

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is an ongoing protest at OAVCT on Boulevard 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protests at OAVCT sent June 6, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is an ongoing protest at OAVCT on Boulevard 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: TRAVEL ALERT – HURRICANE AND TYPHOON SEASON 2017

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico. Hurricane and Typhoon Season will last through November 2017, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Burning Tires and Roadblocks on Route Frere, today, June 4, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of roadblocks and burning tires on Route Frere. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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. ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protest near OAVCT today, May 30, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a protest and road block outside the OAVCT on Blvd 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Roadblock and Protest near OACVT in Tabarre, today, May 29, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a roadblock and protest at outside the OACVT on Blvd 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Road Blocks at Petit Goave, today, May 25, 2017, sent at 2:55 p.m

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of roadblocks at Petit Goave(in 2e Plaine.) U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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. • ...
Read More»

Burning Tires outside of OACVT, today, May 24, 2017, sent at 10:20 a.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of burning tires outside of OACVT on Blvd. 15 Octobre in Tabarre. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Protest to the West of SONAPI Industrial Park

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of an ongoing protest to the west of the airport in Port-au-Prince near the  SONAPI Industrial Park. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Demonstration in Petion-Ville near Place Boyer, today, April 28, 2017, sent at 12:10 p.m.

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a demonstration in Pétion-ville near Place Boyer.  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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. ...
Read More»

Violent Protest near Champs Mars. Sent April 27th at 1:10PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is a violent protest in downtown Port-au-Prince, in the area of Champs Mars. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area.   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 ...
Read More»

Armed Road Blocks on Route National 2, today, April 20, 2017

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of armed roadblocks on Route National 2 between Petit-Goave and Aquin. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area.   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 ...
Read More»

Rain, Mudslides and Flooding–Life Safety Precautions

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that due to ongoing rain and soil saturation in many parts of the country over the last several days, there is a heightened risk for mudslides and flooding.  The Sud Departement has been particularly affected by these rains, which have already led to rising rivers and flooding in ...
Read More»

Armed Road Blocks on Route National 2, today, April 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of armed roadblocks on Route National 2 between Petit-Goave and Aquin. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Reports of Gunshots, Sent April 7th at 7PM

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of reports of gunshots on the Vivy Mitchel shortcut near the Best Time Hotel. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Protest in Juvenat. Sent April 10 at 12:25pm

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there is currently a protest in Juvenat. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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. ...
Read More»

Flooding on Vivy Mitchell shortcut. Sent April 9 at 4:23pm

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens of flooding of the Vivy Mitchell shortcut in Port-au-Prince. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Road Blocked at Puits-Blain/Vivy MitchellSent April 7, 2017 at 12:00pm

  The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the road is blocked at Puits-Blain/Vivy Mitchell where the water trucks typically turn off, due to an overturned truck. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and ...
Read More»

Protest on the road between Vivy Mitchell and Puits Blain. Sent April 6, 2017 at 2:45pm

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens there is a protest blocking the road between Vivy Mitchell and Puits Blain. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Demonstration in Front of U.S. Embassy

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that there is a small, on-going demonstration in front of the U.S. Embassy, today, April 6th, 2017.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to use caution in the area.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any ...
Read More»

Shooting Incident near OACVT today March 30, 2017 Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

The U.S. Embassy has received a report of a shooting incident near OAVCT in Tabarre (Near intersection of Vivy Mitchell shortcut and Blvd 15 Octobre). U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution ...
Read More»

Demonstration near Carrefour Airport

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizen of a demonstration near Carrefour Airport (intersection of Delmas and Toussaint Louverture).  U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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, ...
Read More»

Demonstration in Front of the Embassy, today, March 23, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that there is a small, on-going demonstration in front of the embassy, today, March 23, 2017.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to use caution in the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large ...
Read More»

Gun Shots fired near MSC Hardware store in Tabarre, today, March 23, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that gun shots were fired near the MSC Hardware store on Boulevard 15 Octobre in Tabarre.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in ...
Read More»

Protest in the Champs de Mars Area in Downtown Port-au-Prince, Sent March 22nd at 1PM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of reports of a protest in Port-au-Prince in the Champs de Mars area. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 ...
Read More»

Shots fired in front of U.S. Embassy, March 21, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens of shots fired in front of the U.S. Embassy, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre,  today, March 21, 2017.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area until the situation has resolved. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas ...
Read More»

Protest March 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy has learned that the earlier protest on Boulevard Harry S. Truman has moved to the Champs de Mars area in downtown Port-au-Prince.  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, ...
Read More»

Protest in downtown Port-au-Prince March 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy has received a report of a protest in downtown Port-au-Prince near the Prime Minister’s Office on Blvd Harry S. Truman.  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. ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens Zika Virus Update

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its Zika travel guidance on March 10, 2017, recommending that pregnant women not travel to Haiti or any other area where there is a risk of Zika virus infection.  For a world map of the Zika affected areas, please visit CDC’s interactive map .  For more information about ...
Read More»

Shooting near Aristide University

There has been a shooting death near Aristide University.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Review your personal security plans, remain aware of your surroundings, including local events, and monitor local news stations for updates.  Be vigilant and take appropriate steps to enhance your personal security. For further information: See the State ...
Read More»

Resolution of Strike at Airport, March 15, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that today’s strike of security employees at the Port-au-Prince International Airport appears to be resolved, though some flight schedules may still be delayed or disrupted.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to reconfirm their flight departure time and information with their airline. For further information about security in Haiti: See ...
Read More»

Security Strike at Port au Prince International Airport, March 15, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that there is an on-going strike by security and screening employees at the Port au Prince International Airport.  Passengers currently cannot pass through security and board their planes.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to use caution if they are at the airport and to contact their airline before departing ...
Read More»

Route National One/Arcahaie

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that since March 5th, demonstrations, burning tires and attacks on vehicles have continued on Route National One between Cabaret and Montrouis.  Yesterday, there were multiple road blocks involving burning tires and trucks near Arcahaie.  Protestors continue to disrupt traffic in the area.  It is expected that the demonstrations will ...
Read More»

Demonstration in front of the Embassy, today, March 9, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that there is an on-going demonstration in front of the embassy, today, March 9, 2017.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to use caution in the area.   Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution ...
Read More»

Protest in Arcahaie today, March 6, 2017

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens of protests in and near Arcahaie.  Vehicles have been attacked and damaged by protestors.  Embassy employees are prohibited from travel on Route National One through Arcahaie until further notice. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and ...
Read More»

Shooting near OAVCT on 6 March 2017

There are reports of a shooting near OAVCT in Tabarre. Please use caution in the area. 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. For further information about security in ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gunshots Reported at Gerald Bataille Intersection

Gunshots have been reported at the Gerald Bataille intersection in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. 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. For further information about security in Haiti: See the State ...
Read More»

Official Carnival Celebrations in Haiti, February 26 – 28, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince informs U.S. citizens that carnival season has begun and advises citizens to take extra security precautions. This year’s annual celebration of Carnival is expected to bring tens of thousands of partygoers and observers. Characterized by large raucous, (and often intoxicated) crowds, Carnival can be a fun, yet potentially unsafe place ...
Read More»

Closure of the Embassy on Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The Government of Haiti has officially declared Tuesday, February 7 as a holiday on the occasion of the inauguration of President-elect Jovenel Moïse. Therefore, the Embassy will be closed for routine services. For information about security in Haiti: See the State Department’s travel website  for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and Haiti Specific Information . Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Insel Air

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of the guidance that the U.S. Consulate in Curacao is sharing with U.S. citizens resident there: United States Consulate General Curacao Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Insel Air February 1, 2017 The U.S. Consulate General Curaçao informs U.S. citizens that it has temporarily prohibited U.S. Consulate personnel from flying ...
Read More»

Report of Gunshots on 31st January 2017 at 11:30AM

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that there are reports of shots being fired near the Haitian Ministry of Education on Avenue Martin Luther King in Port-au-Prince on January 31st at 11:30AM. The Embassy recommends that U.S. citizens avoid the area. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You ...
Read More»

Gunfire Reported Near the La Saline Commissariat

There are reports of gunfire in La Saline. 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. For further information about security in Haiti: •        See the State Department’s  travel website  for the Worldwide ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haïti

Reports of police actions and large crowds around Muncheez in Petionville, today, January 25, 2017 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. For further information about security in Haiti: ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Gunshots and Police Presence reported today at the Gerald Bataille intersection

Gunshots, police activity and heavy traffic at Gerald Bataille in Cazeau, today, January 21, 2017 The Embassy has received reports of police activity, gunshots and heavy traffic at the Gerald Bataille intersection near the airport. At least one casualty has been reported. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid this area. Even demonstrations intended to ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Road Blockages on Vivy Michel shortcut, today

The Embassy has received reports of traffic delays and blockages on the Vivy Michel Shortcut. All U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area. 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 gathering, protests, ...
Read More»

Report of a Morning Protest on 15 Octobre Blvd. in Tabarre

There are reports of a demonstration beginning at 9am in front of the U.S. Embassy on 15 Octobre Blvd.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to exercise caution in the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant and be ...
Read More»

Shelter in Place Lifted, January 6, 2017

The Embassy has lifted yesterday’s shelter in place for embassy employees and is open as normal. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much ...
Read More»

Protest eastbound on Delmas in Downtown, Today, December 13, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of a protest headed eastbound on Delmas in Downtown.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, ...
Read More»

Demonstration on Route de Freres/Puits Blain, today, December 13, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of demonstrators on/around Route de Freres and Puits Blain.   All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their ...
Read More»

Demonstration on Delmas Road, Near Delmas 24

The demonstration is currently near Delmas 24 and is reportedly heading towards Petion-ville.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to exercise caution.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid ...
Read More»

Demonstration in the downtown neighborhood of La Saline

Protest reported in La Saline. All U.S. Citizens are advised to stay clear of the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as possible.  Should ...
Read More»

Demonstration in Delmas 18

The Embassy has received reports of an ongoing demonstration in Delmas 18.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this ...
Read More»

Demonstration on Route Frere by 8a8 Market

Reports of a protest on Route Frere. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as ...
Read More»

Road Blockage Between Peguyville and Route Frere in Tabarre

There are reports of a sizable oil spill on the Peguyville road linking Peguyville and Route Frere. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration with violence on Ave John Brown today, Dec 1, 2016

Eastbound Demonstration on Ave John Brown, today, December 1, 2016 The Embassy has received reports of a demonstration with violence traveling on Ave John Brown heading east in the direction of Petionville. The demonstration has just passed the National Fort. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Rocks thrown on 15 Oct Blvd, near OAVCT, today, Nov 30, 2016

Rocks thrown on 15 Octobre Blvd, today, November 30, 2016 The Embassy has received reports of rocks thrown on 15 Oct. Blvd near the OAVCT offices. All U.S. Citizens are advised to use caution in the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, ...
Read More»

Demonstration with Gunfire and Burning Tires today November 29, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of gunfire and burnings tires at a protest in downtown Port-au-Prince.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and ...
Read More»

Burning Tires and Gunshots near Malpasse, Rt. National 8, today, November 29, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of burning tires and gunshots in the area of Malpasse, near the border of the Dominican Republic on Route National 8.   All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid this area and route. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, ...
Read More»

Demonstration Downtown near St. Jean Bosco Church, today, November 22, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of a demonstration in Downtown near the St. Jean Bosco Church.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of ...
Read More»

Ongoing Demonstration in Downtown Port-au-Prince, heading toward Petion-Ville, today November 21, 2016

The U.S. Embassy has received reports of an ongoing demonstration in the downtown, Port-au-Prince area. Demonstrators are gathering in front of the St. Jean Bosco church on Grand Rue.  The demonstrators have expressed their intentions to march to the Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) in Petion-Ville.  All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid these areas.  Please keep in ...
Read More»

Violent Protest Reported in the Vicinity of Delmas 32, November 15

All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as possible.  Should you find yourself among or ...
Read More»

Demonstration in Place Boyer, November 13, 2016

All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as possible.  Should you find yourself among or ...
Read More»

Demonstration on Rue Delmas and in Petionville today, November 11, 2016

There are reports of scheduled protests by the CEP and near Place Boyer and on Rue Delmas today from 2PM through the rest of the evening. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area and to shelter in place at home or the nearest safe location.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Violence in Arcahaie today

Violence in Arcahaie, today, October 22, 2016 The Embassy has been informed of a violent prision break in Arcahaie on Route National 1. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all ...
Read More»

Roadblocks near Leogane, today, October 19, 2016

The Embassy has received reports of roadblocks near Leogane. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area ...
Read More»

Attention all U.S. Citizens in Haiti, it’s time to vote!

The U.S. Embassy is hosting a voter registration drive Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 4PM to 7PM at La Fouchet Restaurant in the Executive Villas compound. Come drop off your completed ballot for free mail delivery to the States or come get all the forms you need to vote! Staff will be available on-site to assist. Address: La ...
Read More»

Demonstration at Delmas 30 today

The Embassy has received reports of a demonstration at Delmas 30. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration on Delmas 60, today October 16, 2016

The Embassy has received a report of a demonstration on Delmas 60. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area. Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and ...
Read More»

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Heavy rainfall, flooding and downed power lines

Heavy rains, flooding in Port au Prince, and downed trees and power lines on the Peguyville Shortcut, October 13,2016. Due to significant rainfall and flooding in and around Port au Prince, do not drive through deep or fast moving water and be mindful of flash floods. There are reports of downed trees and power lines ...
Read More»

U.S. Citizens: Demonstration near Delmas 33, today, October 10, 2016

All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.  Please keep in mind that demonstrations in Haiti, even peaceful ones, can escalate quickly and even turn violent, so the Embassy urges all U.S. citizens to remain vigilant, be aware of their surroundings, and avoid this area as much as possible.  Should you find yourself among or ...
Read More»

Attention all U.S. Citizens in Haiti, it’s time to vote!

The U.S. Embassy is hosting a voter registration drive Tuesday, Oct. 11th from 4PM to 7PM at La Fouchet Restaurant in the Executive Villas compound. Come drop off your completed ballot for free mail delivery to the States or come get all the forms you need to vote! Staff will be available on-site to assist. Address: La ...
Read More»

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel Update Following Hurricane Matthew

This message is to alert U.S. citizens of the risks of travel in Haiti along the southern peninsula – commonly referred to as the “southern claw.” U.S. citizens are advised not to travel to the area for the time being. While it is difficult at this time to know exact conditions in the southern peninsula ...
Read More»

Emergency Hurricane Message for U.S. Citizens

Embassy Closure, Thursday, October 6 The Embassy will be closed on Thursday, October 6.  Please consult the  NOAA website  to follow the status of Hurricane Matthew.  Please refer to prior Embassy notices about  staying safe in rain and floods . The American Citizen Services Section of the Embassy will reschedule all appointments for Thursday for U.S. Citizens.  However, when the Embassy is open, but it is not safe for ...
Read More»

Emergency Hurricane Message for U.S. Citizens: Embassy Closure, Wednesday, October 5, and Shelter in Place Due to Hurricane Matthew

The Embassy will be closed for routine services on Wednesday, October 5.  The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince has ordered all Embassy personnel and their families to shelter in place, until further notice, given the intensity of Hurricane Matthew in Haiti.  Most of Haiti is under a Hurricane Warning.  All American citizens are strongly advised to ...
Read More»

Updated Travel Warning for Haiti

This is an update to the Travel Warning posted on October 7, 2016, warning United States citizens about the dangers of travel to areas in the south of Haiti following the October 2016 passage of Hur