Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan (March 28, 2018)

Location: Kabul, Afghanistan

Event: The U.S. Embassy in Kabul reminds U.S. citizens that extremist organizations continue to plan attacks against hotels, guesthouses, and residential compounds housing foreigners.  These groups may also target public gatherings, demonstrations, and other locations where foreigners are known to congregate.

Actions to Take:

  • Review your personal security plans and carry a communication device.
  • Notify a trusted person of your travel and movement plans.
  • Avoid large crowds, gatherings, and demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and local security developments.
  • Monitor local media and news for updates.