Resumption of Routine American Citizen Services

Limited Visa Services The Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy Khartoum will be offering only limited services until further notice. Although non-immigrant visa appointments have been suspended, we are offering expedited appointments for certain cases such as students,  H1B’s, and medical emergencies. Please send an email to khartoumniv@state.gov to request an expedited appointment. Please put “Expedited …

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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan (June 6, 2019)

Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities across Sudan. Event:  Violence and civil unrest continue in Khartoum and across Sudan.  Communications systems, such as cellular data and internet, are not functional.  Cellular voice and SMS are functional.  The airport in Khartoum is open; however, some flights have …

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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan (June 5, 2019) Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities across Sudan. Event:    Violence and civil unrest continue in Khartoum and across Sudan.  Communications systems, such as cellular data and internet, are not functional.  Cellular voice and SMS are functional.  The airport in Khartoum …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum (May 14, 2019)

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum and the surrounding area; Khartoum 2; the bridges in the Khartoum metropolitan area; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  The large demonstration at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters continues.  The number of protesters has increased over the past two weeks …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum and the surrounding area; Khartoum 2; the bridges in the Khartoum metropolitan area; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  The large demonstration at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters continues.  The number of protesters has increased over the past two weeks …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum; Khartoum 2; the bridges in the Khartoum metropolitan area; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Opposition groups have called for increased participation in the on-going demonstration at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters.  In addition to increased participation at SAF Headquarters, …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Continued civil unrest.  There are on-going demonstrations at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters and throughout the city. Yesterday at 1:45 pm, General Awad Ibn Auf announced the takeover of the Government by a military …

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Sudan –Travel Advisory– Level 4: Do Not Travel

Do not travel to Sudan due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, and armed conflict.   On April 11, 2019, the Department ordered the departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees. Violent crime, such as kidnapping, armed robbery, home invasion, and carjacking, is common. Terrorist groups continue to pose a threat in Sudan.  Terrorist groups in …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Khartoum No. 2

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Continued civil unrest.  There are on-going demonstrations at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters and throughout the city. At 1:45 pm, General Awad Ibn Auf announced the takeover of the Government by a military …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Khartoum

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Continued civil unrest.  There are on-going demonstrations at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters and throughout the city. The Embassy is aware of reports of a military takeover of the Government.  However, as of …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Khartoum (April 8, 2019)

Location: Sudanese Armed Forces Headquarters in Khartoum; metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  There is an on-going demonstration at Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters.  In the early hours of April 8, clashes occurred between security forces.  Such violence could occur again in this area.  Security presence …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Khartoum

Location: Metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Demonstrations have been called for the following times: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, April 4 – 6 to mark the anniversary of former President Gaafar Nimeiry’s removal from power in 1985.  Based on historic activity, protests and a large security presence …

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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Khartoum Event:  Due to the ongoing protests across Khartoum, the Embassy has advised its personnel to limit movements from February 28 until 6:00 A.M. March 1. Actions to Take: Avoid non-essential night time travel. Exercise caution if in the vicinity of a demonstration. Monitor local media for updates. Keep a low profile. Assistance: U.S. Embassy …

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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Sudan, country-wide Event:  The Government of Sudan has announced a national State of Emergency.  Sudanese authorities will likely establish night-time checkpoints throughout Sudan.  The location and duration of checkpoints is unknown.  In addition, demonstrations are expected to continue.  The Embassy has advised its personnel to limit movements between 1800h on February 25, until 0600h on …

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Demonstration Alert: January 27, 2019

Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Demonstrations have been called for the following times: TODAY, January 27, 2019, the Sudanese Professionals Association is calling for sit-ins at multiple locations in Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North, beginning at 3:00 p.m. TUESDAY, January …

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Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event: Demonstrations have been called for the following times: Tuesday, January 15, possibly starting at 12:00 p.m. in the El Baladiya Ave, El Mek Nimir, and Al Souk al Arabi vicinities. Very significant police and security …

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Latest MASCOT Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Latest MASCOT Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan  January 3, 2019   Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Demonstrations have been called for the following times: Friday, January 4, 2019:  Demonstrations are expected in the afternoon in Khartoum and other cities. Sunday, January 6, …

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Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

December 27, 2018 Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event: Demonstrations are expected on Friday, December 28, 2018, after Friday prayers. American personnel at the U.S. Embassy are required to limit their movements from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Friday, December 28. …

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Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

December 24, 2018 Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event: A demonstration is expected on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at 1 p.m. in Abu Jinzeer Square in Khartoum. Demonstrations are also expected in Khartoum and in other cities and locations across Sudan …

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Demonstration Alert U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

December 21, 2018 Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event: Demonstrations are expected Friday, December 21, 2018, in Khartoum and in other cities and locations across Sudan to protest against the government’s austerity measures. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Khartoum’s northeastern area of al Souq and al Arabi, near the vicinity of al Shuhada Park, in close proximity to popular restaurants including Assaha and Ozone. Event:  Peaceful demonstration planned for tomorrow, August 1, 2018 at 9:00 A.M., calling for a change in the parliament and the presidency. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the …

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Alert: Reconsider travel to Sudan due to terrorism and civil unrest.

Reconsider travel to Sudan due to terrorism and civil unrest.  Some areas have increased risk.  Please read the entire Travel Advisory. Do not travel to: The Darfur region, Blue Nile state, and South Kordofan state due to crime and armed conflict.   Terrorist groups continue plotting attacks in Sudan, especially in Khartoum.  Terrorists may attack …

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Demonstration Alert

U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan May 14, 2018 Location: Sudan, countrywide Event: Potential for demonstrations in Khartoum and across Sudan Ongoing events in Israel and Gaza may lead to protests, some of which may have the potential to become violent. Extremists may use recent events to target U.S. citizens, employing a variety of tactics. They may …

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