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Deadly Attack Highlights Continued Instability in Afghanistan
The May 31 truck bombing in Kabul that killed more than 150 people and injured hundreds of others marked the beginning of a deadly week in Kabul. A…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Consular Section Closure for Eid…
The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul will be closed for routine services during the three days of Eid al-Fitr, which will likely start…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Section Closure June 1, 2017 and Security…
The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul will be closed for routine visa and American Citizen Services on Thursday, June 1 and will resume…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Kabul Explosion
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul reports that a large explosion has taken place in the city of Kabul near the German Embassy. There are media reports of…