Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum

Event and Location:

Acts of civil disobedience are expected to take place this afternoon, August 10th, in Omdurman in the vicinity of the Al-Azhari roundabout.  There may also be additional unannounced centralized or decentralized demonstrations, road blockages by protesters, and business closures.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Monitor local media for updates.