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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), New Security Precautions
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul informs U.S. citizens that a gathering will take place on Monday, March 9, 2015 to commemorate the death of Marshal…

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

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Possible Imminent Multiple…
The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following information concerning threats to U.S. citizens living in Afghanistan: As of late February…