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

Demonstrations Expected Tomorrow, Sunday, April 24, 2016

Demonstrations are expected tomorrow, Sunday, April 24. All U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid unnecessary travel as congestion and road blocks are expected.

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 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 emergency.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of State.