Alert: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum, Sudan

Security Alert
U.S. Embassy, Khartoum, Sudan
October 8, 2020

Location:  The states of Red Sea and Kassala in eastern Sudan – including Port Sudan.

Event:  Activists in eastern Sudan, including the states of Red Sea and Kassala, have indicated they will increase protests and road closures starting Friday, October 9, 2020.  The Red Sea State Security Council has implemented a daily 10pm to 6am curfew.

Actions to take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.

U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan
+249 18 702 2000

State Department – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444

Sudan Country Information
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