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

June 29, 2021

Location: Gathering points may include, but are not limited to, the following locations and their vicinities in Khartoum and Omdurman, Sudan:

  • Siteen (also known as 60th, or Bashir Elnefeidi) Street
  • Jackson Bus Station & Square
  • Shambat Square
  • Areas around Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters

Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on June 30, 2021. Exact times are unknown, but demonstrations may commence around 1300 local time. Roads and/or bridges may be blocked in anticipation or as a result of the demonstrations.

U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid these areas.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid crowds, demonstrations, and non-essential travel.
  • 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
+249 18 702 2000

State Department – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444

Sudan Country Information
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