Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum

Events and Locations:

Red Sea State:  Demonstrations are expected to take place this afternoon, Monday, July 26, in Port Sudan and in other eastern cities.

Khartoum State:  Demonstrations are occurring now, Monday, July 26, in and around the Bashdar Bus Station in Khartoum with a reported destination of the Presidential Palace.

There may be other centralized and decentralized demonstrations, road blockages by protesters, and business closures.  Security forces may close bridges.

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.