Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum

Event and Location:

Demonstrations are expected to occur tomorrow, Monday, November 5, in the greater Khartoum area.  This may include centralized or decentralized demonstrations, road blockages by protesters, and business closures.  Unannounced protests and other acts of civil disobedience may continue to take place, in addition to larger organized protests.  Bridges may be closed.  Embassy personnel have been authorized to work from home.

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.


U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan


State Department – Consular Affairs

+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444

Sudan Country Information

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