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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

May 21, 2015 As noted in our most recent travel advisory, the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan continues to receive information concerning threats to U.S. Government facilities including the Embassy and major hotels. The potential also exists for attacks against locations and individuals with American or foreign national connections. Separately, recent incidents have included attacks against ...
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Embassy Statement Condemning Today’s Attacks targeting the Ministry of Justice in Afghanistan (May 19, 2015)

May 19, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul strongly condemns today’s attack targeting the Ministry of Justice in Kabul, Afghanistan.  The attack reminds us of the risks that the civilian staff of the Ministry of Justice face in going about their daily work supporting the administration of rule of law in Afghanistan.  Our thoughts and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

May 11, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning a threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: As of late April, militants planned to conduct unspecified attacks against residences routinely visited by foreigners in Jalalabad City, Behsud District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. There were no further details regarding the locations or timing ...
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