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U.S. Embassy Condemns Attack on Logar Province Police Headquarters (February 17, 2015)

February 17, 2015 The U.S. Embassy condemns today’s horrific attack at the police headquarters in Logar Province. The attack targeted police officers, who in service to their country were providing security to their community. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those killed and injured today, as well as with the victims’ families, colleagues, ...
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U.S. Embassy Condemns Attack that Killed Nangarhar Provincial Council Member Angiza Shinwari (February 16, 2015)

February 16, 2015 The U.S. Embassy strongly condemns last week’s attack that targeted Nangarhar Provincial Council Member Angiza Shinwari. She should be remembered for her service to the community through her work as a civil society activist, journalist and a strong voice on the Provincial Council.  We offer our sincere condolences to the family of ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: February 14, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, received the following information concerning an imminent threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: As of February 2015, militants are preparing an imminent complex attack against the U.S. Embassy compound in Kabul City, Afghanistan, from a location near Massoud Circle.  The U.S. ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: February 12, 2015 The U.S. Embassy Kabul has received reports of an ongoing demonstration of approximately 600 persons, along 80 Meters Airport Road, near the Montaz Hotel in Kabul City, Afghanistan.  It appears to be a political rally in anticipation of an Afghan official scheduled to speak in the near future ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

February 9, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning a threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: As of December 2014, militants intended to kidnap one or more U.S. citizens in Kabul City, Kabul Province, Afghanistan by executing a complex attack using a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED).  The militants intended to ...
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