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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan – August 12, 2021

Location: Throughout Afghanistan The U.S. Embassy urges U.S. citizens to leave Afghanistan immediately using available commercial flight options.  If you cannot afford to purchase an airline ticket at this time, please contact the U.S. Embassy at  KabulACS@state.gov  for information regarding a repatriation loan.  If you are a U.S. citizen and delaying your departure while you await an ...
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U.S.-Afghanistan Education Collaboration Continues

Over the last 20 years, the United States has worked closely with the Afghan government on a multitude of initiatives to provide quality primary, secondary, and higher education to millions of citizens throughout Afghanistan.  These programs have bolstered school enrollment for 9.6 million young minds and strengthened educational institutions, safeguarding the opportunity to learn for ...
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The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan Condemns the Taliban Seizure of Cities

We condemn the Taliban’s violent new offensive against Afghan cities.  This includes the unlawful seizure of Zaranj, the capital of Afghanistan’s Nimroz province, the attack on Sheberghan, capital of Jowzjan province yesterday and today, and continuing efforts to take over Lashkar Gah in Helmand and provincial capitals elsewhere. These Taliban actions to forcibly impose its ...
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Security Alert U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan (August 7, 2021)

Location: Throughout Afghanistan The U.S. Embassy urges U.S. citizens to leave Afghanistan immediately using available commercial flight options.  Given the security conditions and reduced staffing, the Embassy’s ability to assist U.S. citizens in Afghanistan is extremely limited even within Kabul. The U.S. Embassy can provide a repatriation loan for U.S. citizens who cannot afford at ...
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Statement by Diplomatic Missions Condemning the Attack on the United Nations Compound in Herat

The diplomatic missions to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan of Australia, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the EU Delegation, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, the Office of the NATO Senior Civilian Representative, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States condemn Friday’s deplorable attack on the United Nations Compound in Herat that resulted ...
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