Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan (June 3, 2019)

Location: Each city in metropolitan Khartoum (Khartoum, Omdurman, and Khartoum North) and in other cities and locations across Sudan.

Event:  Road blockages and violence in and around Khartoum.

American personnel at the U.S. Embassy have been advised to shelter in place at home for the time being.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Stay home if possible, and exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

+ (249) (187) 022871

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

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444