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Kabul Kidnapping Thwarted by Evasive Driving
A failed kidnapping attempt involving two expatriate aid workers in Kabul has brought new focus on the ability of drivers to evade potential…

Kandahar Airport Attack & the Taliban
On December 8, Taliban insurgents, dressed in military uniforms with light and heavy weaponry, launched a 26-hour assault near the Kandahar…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), AUAF Attack - August 23
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has received reports that an attack has taken place at the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) at approximately 7:30…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Large Scale Protests in Kabul on…
The U.S. Embassy has received information that on July 23, there may be large scale protests in various parts of Kabul, Afghanistan along major city…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kabul (Afghanistan), Logar Terror Attack
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has received reports that an attack is ongoing in Logar Province, at the Appellate Court. Embassy personnel have been…