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Security Alert: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Planned Opposition Demonstrations

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (April 30, 2021)




Location: Port-au-Prince




Events:  Political opposition groups intend to demonstrate throughout Port-au-Prince on May 1, 2021.  Additionally, one opposition group has announced seven days of protests from May 1 to May 7 throughout Port-au-Prince.  Please remain vigilant as large gatherings of this sort, while largely peaceful, can become unpredictable.




Actions to take:


·        Avoid the area;


·        Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people;


·        Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and


·        If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area.






·        U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti


Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre


Emergencies: +509-2229-8000


Non-emergency inquiries: acspap@state.gov


Website: https://ht.usembassy.gov/


·        Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs


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


1-202-501-4444 from other countries


·        Haiti Country Information


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