Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

January 8, 2020

Location:  Sudan

Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions

There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.  The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

Actions to Take:

·         Keep a low profile.

·         Be aware of your surroundings.

·         Review your personal security plans.

·         Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.


·         U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

+ (249) (187) 022871

+ (249) (187) 022000 (after hours)

·         State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

·         Sudan Country Information

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