On 29 June 2021, the U.S. Embassy in Khartoum issued a Demonstration Alert, which reads in part as follows: “Location: Gathering points may include, but are not limited to, the following locations and their vicinities in Khartoum and Omdurman, Sudan:

  • Siteen (also known as 60th, or Bashir Elnefeidi) Street
  • Jackson Bus Station & Square
  • Shambat Square
  • Areas around Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) Headquarters

“Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on June 30, 2021. Exact times are unknown, but demonstrations may commence around 1300 local time. Roads and/or bridges may be blocked in anticipation or as a result of the demonstrations.

“U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid these areas.”