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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Khartoum Event:  Due to the ongoing protests across Khartoum, the Embassy has advised its personnel to limit movements from February 28 until 6:00 A.M. March 1. Actions to Take: Avoid non-essential night time travel. Exercise caution if in the vicinity of a demonstration. Monitor local media for updates. Keep a low profile. Assistance: U.S. Embassy ... Read More»

Troika Statement

  February 26, 2019                                                                                                               For Immediate release     The Troika (the United Kingdom, United States and Norway) and Canada remain deeply concerned about the situation in Sudan.   In particular, President Bashir’s recent decisions to declare a national State of Emergency, to appoint military and security members to senior government positions, and to issue ... Read More»

Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Sudan, country-wide Event:  The Government of Sudan has announced a national State of Emergency.  Sudanese authorities will likely establish night-time checkpoints throughout Sudan.  The location and duration of checkpoints is unknown.  In addition, demonstrations are expected to continue.  The Embassy has advised its personnel to limit movements between 1800h on February 25, until 0600h on ... Read More»

CDA’s Remarks at the Religious Freedoms in Sudan Workshop Khartoum, Friendship Hall January 29, 2019

On behalf of the U.S. government, I would like to thank you to the Government of Sudan, and in particular the Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, for organizing this event and inviting us all here today. Thank you also to Ambassador Omer Mohamed Siddig for presiding over today’s events, and I would like to acknowledge ... Read More»

Demonstration Alert: January 27, 2019

Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan. Event:  Demonstrations have been called for the following times: TODAY, January 27, 2019, the Sudanese Professionals Association is calling for sit-ins at multiple locations in Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North, beginning at 3:00 p.m. TUESDAY, January ... Read More»