On 26 August 2021 a terrorist attack occurred in the vicinity of Kabul Hamid Karzai International Airport with explosions taking place outside the Abbey Gate and at a nearby hotel.
The security situation in Afghanistan remains highly volatile and dangerous. There is an ongoing and very high threat of terrorist attack. Do not travel to Kabul Hamid Karzai International Airport at this time. If you are in the area of the airport, move away to a safe location and shelter in place.
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