South Central Asia

Kabul Lodging Accommodations Under Attack
On March 20, four gunmen shot dead ten civilians, including four foreigners, at the Serena Hotel in Kabul, considered the city’s safest and most…

Afghan Government Announces Intention to Disband APPF
According to media reports, the Afghan Ministry of Interior announced on March 3 that it will disband the Afghan Public Protection Force (APPF), the…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Embassy and Consulates in India to End Security…
The U.S. Embassy and U.S. Consulates in Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai will no longer send out security messages regarding routine…