News & Events

U.S. Embassy Hosts Fulbright Alumni and Candidates

September 14, 2015 On September 10, U.S. Ambassador Michael McKinley hosted a reception at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul in honor of recently selected candidates and alumni of the Fulbright academic exchange program.  Fulbright is one the most prestigious U.S. government programs, awarding highly competitive scholarships to participants from more than 165 countries to pursue ...
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U.S. Ambassador P. Michael McKinley’s Statement on the SOM and RECCA

Last week the world saw a remarkable show of support for Afghanistan as representatives from over 40 regional and donor countries gathered at two high-level meetings to show their commitment to helping Afghanistan achieve enduring stability, security, and prosperity.  The Senior Officials Meeting demonstrated the deep and continuing commitment of donor countries to support the ...
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Statement by Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Laurel Miller at the Senior Officials Meeting

September 5, 2015 The United States is committed to helping Afghanistan achieve enduring stability.  We are pleased that so many of our partners have gathered here in Kabul to engage in this constructive conversation and show our collective support for Afghanistan’s stability, security and prosperity. Together with others in the international community, the United States ...
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Charge d’Affaires David E. Lindwall Hosts American Chamber of Commerce

August 31, 2015 Chargé d’Affaires for the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, David E. Lindwall, hosted the American Chamber of Commerce of Afghanistan at the official residence of the U.S. Ambassador.  Approximately 40 Afghan and American business leaders gathered at the Embassy to network and discuss the current business environment in the country.  Mr. Lindwall addressed ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

August 31, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul continues to receive reports of militants planning unspecified attacks in Kabul and elsewhere in Afghanistan against locations, vehicles, and individuals with potential American connections, including Afghan and U.S. government facilities, foreign embassies, foreign guest houses, restaurants, hotels, airports, civilian institutes, educational centers, and vehicle convoys. The potential ...
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