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Afghan Security After Mullah Omar
On July 30, after years of speculation and rumors about Afghan Taliban emir Mullah Omar’s death, the Afghan National Directorate of Security…

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…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

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

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Possible Planned Attack
The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan received the following threat information against U.S. citizens in Afghanistan: As of late August 2015, militants…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Taimani Attack Threat
As of mid-August 2015, Afghan Taliban insurgents are planning to carry out an attack against a compound possibly located in the Taimani area of…