On the same day two Americans were kidnapped in Haiti and one day after United States diplomatic corps members were ordered to remain inside U.S. compounds, the State Department said all non-emergency personnel should leave Haiti and warned others to stop traveling there.
“Do not travel to Haiti due to kidnapping, crime, civil unrest, and poor health care infrastructure,” the Level-4 advisory states. “The Department of State ordered the departure of family members of U.S. government employees and non-emergency U.S. government employees.
Two American kidnappings and additional gang-fueled killings and burnings coincide with a Level-4 U.S. State Department warning.
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