Health Alert United States Mission to Sudan

Location: Sudan

Event: On March 19 the Department of State issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19 and in countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States.

Update: Effective 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, 2020 and until further notice, the Government of Sudan has extended its mandatory nationwide curfew and will now be enforced from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. U.S. Embassy Khartoum staff are required to comply with the curfew.

Effective 6:00 p.m. Thursday, March 26, 2020 and until further notice, the Government of Sudan has banned all public transportation between cities and states.

All non-emergency American citizen services and visa services have been cancelled. For emergency American citizen services please email For an after-hours emergency, please call us at + 249-187-022000 and ask to speak to the Embassy duty officer.

Additional information, including the latest alerts and messages pertaining to Sudan may be found here

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