Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Khartoum

Event and Location:

Acts of civil disobedience are expected to take place this afternoon, June 2nd as well as all day tomorrow, June 3rd throughout greater Khartoum and potentially in other states.  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, 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.