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

October 17, 2021

Location: Sudan

Event:  Demonstrations are expected to take place on Thursday, October 21, 2021. Exact start times and locations are unknown but will likely be widespread throughout Khartoum, as well as in other states. Demonstrations may result in road closures and have the potential to escalate.

U.S. government personnel have been advised to minimize travel and avoid public areas.

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.