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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: April 11, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning a threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: Militants planned to launch a series of attacks  targeting non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and civilians operating in Andar, Giro and Gelan Districts in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan; and in Gomal, Sarobi and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

August 11, 2015 U.S. Embassy Kabul In light of a wave of recent attacks and surge in civilian casualties, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul reiterates the heightened security environment and escalated threat level for U.S. citizens.  The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against travel to Afghanistan.  The security situation in Afghanistan is extremely ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: April 10, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning an imminent threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: As of early April 2015, militants planned to conduct an imminent attack using a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) against unspecified foreign entities in Kabul City, Afghanistan.  There was ...
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U.S. Embassy Kabul Condemns Today’s Attack on the Courthouse in Mazar-e Sharif (April 9, 2015)

April 9, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul strongly condemns the horrific attack on the courthouse in Mazar-e Sharif in Balkh Province.  Today’s attack reminds us of the risks that police, prosecutors and judges face in going about their daily work pursuing impartial justice and rule of law in Afghanistan. Our thoughts are with the ...
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