News Alerts

21 Oct 2019 | 03:07 PM UTC

Afghanistan: Explosion reported in Kabul October 21

Afghanistan News Alert

Explosion reported in northwestern Kabul October 21; heightened security presence expected over the coming hours

TIMEFRAME expected from 10/21/2019, 12:00 AM until 10/22/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Kabul). COUNTRY/REGION Kabul


A suspected improvised explosive device (IED) reportedly detonated in the Karte Parwan locality of Kabul on Monday, October 21. No claim of responsibility was immediately reported. Details are still emerging. Avoid the area.

A heightened security presence is to be expected in the area over the coming hours and days. Similar attacks are to be expected in Kabul over the near term.


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