News Alerts

09 Oct 2020 | 12:11 PM UTC

Haiti: Reports of burning tires and gunfire in Port-au-Prince's Bourdon neighborhood October 9

Haiti News Alert

Reports of burning tires and gunfire in Port-au-Prince's Bourdon neighborhood on October 9; avoid the area

TIMEFRAME expected from 10/9/2020, 12:00 AM until 10/10/2020, 11:59 PM (America/Port-au-Prince). COUNTRY/REGION Bourdon (Port-au-Prince), Port-au-Prince


The US Embassy in Haiti has issued a security alert regarding reports of burning tires and gunfire in Bourdon (Port-au-Prince) on Friday morning, October 9. The alert indicates that the unrest is occurring near Hotel Montana and police are reportedly on the scene. The nature of the event was not immediately clear, and there have been no further reports of clashes at this time. 

A heightened security presence and localized travel disruptions should be anticipated in the vicinity of the unrest.


Those in Port-au-Prince are advised to monitor developments, avoid large gatherings as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news