Security threat to Shar-e Naw neighbourhood in Kabul City, Afghanistan

The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan posted a warning about a credible threat to US citizens living in Afghanistan. The report states that militants plan to attack in the vicinity of the Shar-e Naw neighbourhood in Kabul City, Afghanistan, with a “Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED)” and that the target would likely be a hotel frequented by foreigners.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should avoid the Shar-e Naw neighbourhood in Kabul City.