Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy, Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Sudan

Event:  Authorities have indicated they will close some roads in central Khartoum at 6pm today, Wednesday, June 2, 2021, and that they will remain closed June 3 and 4.  Demonstrations marking the anniversary of the violent dispersal of protestors in Khartoum on June 3, 2019, are expected in cities across Sudan.  The U.S. Embassy is minimizing onsite staffing during that period.

Actions to take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.