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Afghanistan: Wave of Attacks Represent a Successful Urban Terrorism Campaign
The Taliban and ISIS-Khorasan Province have claimed responsibility for a series of well-planned, methodical, and sophisticated attacks in Kabul and…

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel Attack
On January 20, possibly six terrorists launched a complex attack against Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel using suicide tactics and automatic weapons.…

Suicide Bombing in Kabul International Zone
On October 31, the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham’s Khorasan affiliate (ISIS-K) claimed credit for an explosion in Kabul’s unofficial…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Kabul (Afghanistan), Extremist Organizations in Kabul
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul reminds U.S. citizens that extremist organizations continue to plan attacks against a variety of targets in Kabul,…

Security Alert: Kabul (Afghanistan), Extremist Organizations Continue to Plan Attacks
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul alerts U.S. citizens that extremist organizations continue to plan attacks against a variety of civilian targets, including…

Security Alert: Kabul (Afghanistan), Kidnapping for Ransom
Location: Kabul, Afghanistan Event: The U.S. Embassy in Kabul advises U.S. citizens that insurgent groups and criminal organizations continue to…