An improvised explosive device (IED) struck a civilian vehicle in Farah province on Monday, September 16, killing five people. According to local officials, the device was planted by Taliban militants. As of Monday evening (local time), no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
Similar attacks are possible in Farah province over the near term.
Individuals in Farah province are advised to monitor the situation, avoid the area, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities and their home government.
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