Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location:  Khartoum, Sudan

Event: Gunfire reported in couple of locations in Khartoum

Gunfire has been heard in a couple of locations in Khartoum and Embassy staff have been advised to shelter in place until a determination can be made.  The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed.

Actions to Take:

  • Keep a low profile.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Have travel documents up to date and easily accessible.