Reports on Sunday, October 18, state that two under-vehicle improvised explosive devices (UVIED) were detonated in the Qalah-ye Wakil area of Police District 10 (PD10) in Kabul at 18:10 (local time). Early reports indicate that the explosions destroyed a security forces' vehicle. Unconfirmed reports suggest that at least one member of the security forces has been killed and three others have been injured by the blasts.
Localized disruptions are possible in the abovementioned area in the near term. Those in Kabul should be mindful of the possibility of further attacks.
Those in Kabul are advised to avoid the affected area, remain vigilant for possible militant activity, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.
The security environment in Afghanistan remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to travel.
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