Security Alert: Khartoum (Sudan), Violence & Shelter-in-Place Advisory

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.

Source: Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC)