Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Port-au-Prince (HaA�ti), Gun Shots Fired Near MSC Hardware Store in Tabarre

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 the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.

Source: Overseas Security Advisory Council