Security Alert U.S. Embassy, Khartoum, Sudan

Location:  Khartoum, Sudan

Event:  Authorities have indicated they may close bridges into Khartoum at 6pm today, Tuesday, October 20, 2020, and that they would remain closed all day Wednesday, October 21, 2020.  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.

U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan
+249 18 702 2000

State Department – Consular Affairs
+1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444

Sudan Country Information
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