Messages for American Citizens
September 23, 2011
An Anti-MINUSTAH demonstration is planned for Friday 09/23/2011. The group is called “Mouvman Kolektif Viktim Kolera” (The Collective Movement of Cholera Victims), which is comprised of various organizations. According to the media, the demonstrators will gather at approximately 9:00 a.m. in the Fort-National area.
The demonstrators are planning to use the following route: Fort-National, Rue. Estime, Ave. Poupelard, Rue. Borgella, (Carrefour Post Marchand), Ave. John Brown (Lalue), Ave. Martin L. King (Nazon), Ave. Lamartiniere (Bois-Verna), Rue. Magny, Rue Capois, Rue St. Honore, Rue Mgr. Guilloux, end at State University's (UEH) Ecole Normale Campus (see map attached).
The students are expected to be violent once again near Champ-de-Mars. The U.S. Embassy will continue to monitor and pass on any information. All travel to downtown Port-au-Prince should be rescheduled.