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


Demonstrations are expected to take place today, January 18, in Khartoum and potentially in other states. Exact locations and times are unknown.

Embassy personnel have been instructed to work from home where feasible.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid all non-essential travel.
  • 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.