Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum, Sudan


Acts of civil disobedience are expected to take place this afternoon in the vicinity of the Al-Moassasa bus station in the neighborhood of Bahri in Khartoum North and the Al-Abassya Al-Rabea stadium in Omdurman.  This may include centralized or decentralized demonstrations, road blockages by protesters, and business closures. Security forces may close bridges. Unannounced protests and other acts of civil disobedience may continue to take place today and in the coming weeks, in addition to larger organized protests.

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.