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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), Possible Imminent Attacks
The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens that there is credible information suggesting that there could be attacks in coming days against vehicles…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Possible Imminent Attack in…
As of mid-April 2015, militants planned to conduct an imminent attack in Police District 2 of Kabul City, Afghanistan. There was no further…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Militants Planning Unspecified…
The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning a threat to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: Militants planned to…