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ISIL Outside Iraq and Syria: South Asia
This report is a continuation of OSAC's look at ISIL outside Iraq and Syria. On January 26, the spokesman for the Islamic State of Iraq and the…

Kabul Besieged by Attacks & Threats
The number of incidents occurring in the Kabul area has increased significantly of late, especially those specifically targeting the military and…

Al-Qa’ida in the Indian Subcontinent
On September 3, a video statement emerged online of al-Qa’ida leader Ayman al-Zawahiri announcing the formation of a new branch, al-Qa’ida in the…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Security Update
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul continues to receive reports of militants planning unspecified attacks in Kabul and elsewhere in Afghanistan against…

Emergency Message: Kabul (Afghanistan), Militants Targeting Shar-e Now
As of early-July 2015, there is information suggesting militants are planning an attack in the Shar-e Now neighborhood, Kabul City, Afghanistan.

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan)
The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning a threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: Militants are…