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Security Message for U.S. Citizens on Three Demonstrations in Kabul

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: April 6, 2015 U.S. Embassy Kabul informs U.S. citizens that there are three demonstrations taking place in Kabul City throughout the morning of Monday, April 06, 2015.  The first demonstration is located at Sharee-Now Park at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, April 06, 2015.  At the first protest, approximately 2000 Shopkeepers and laborers ...
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U.S. Embassy Kabul Security Message for U.S. Citizens

April 6, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul continues to receive reports of militants planning unspecified attacks in Kabul City and elsewhere in Afghanistan against locations and individuals with potential American connections, including Afghan and U.S. government facilities, foreign embassies, foreign guest houses, hotels, airports, civilian institutes, and educational centers. The potential also exists for ...
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Op-Ed by Ambassador McKinley for International Day of Mine Awareness (April 4, 2015)

April 4, 2015 April 4, 2015 marks the 10th observance of the International Day of Mine Awareness.  On this occasion the people of Afghanistan have many reasons to be proud.  Landmines from past conflicts once remained in nearly every district of Afghanistan.  Thanks to the courage and dedication of Afghan de-miners, along with support from ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces Open Application Season for Academic Exchange Programs (April 1, 2015)

April 1, 2015 Investing in Afghanistan’s Future The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Kabul is pleased to announce the open application season for three U.S. government-sponsored academic exchange opportunities for qualified Afghans during the 2016-17 academic year. Beginning April 1, 2015, applications will be accepted for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, the ...
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