News Alerts

05 Sep 2019 | 06:13 AM UTC

Afghanistan: Explosion reported in downtown Kabul September 5

Afghanistan News Alert

Explosion occurs near security checkpoint in Kabul’s PD9 on September 5; avoid the area

TIMEFRAME expected from 9/5/2019, 12:00 AM until 9/5/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Kabul). COUNTRY/REGION Kabul

Read all related news alert(s):


An explosion was reported near a security checkpoint in the Sash Darak area of Kabul at approximately 10:15 (local time) on Thursday, September 5. Initial reports indicate that the blast may have been a suicide vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (SVBIED). Details are still emerging. Avoid the area.


Individuals in Kabul are advised to monitor the situation, avoid the area, liaise with their security partner, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities and their home government.

The security environment in Afghanistan remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to travel.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news