Includes a link to the State Department consular information sheet.
Last Published: 4/3/2016
While the U.S. Embassy in Kabul encourages U.S. companies to review business opportunities in Afghanistan, it is important to keep in mind the volatile security situation in the country.  Travelers should consult the State Department Travel website: prior to any travel and review both the Consular Information Sheet and Travel Warning for Afghanistan.  These documents can be found here:​l. U.S. citizens should register with the U.S. Embassy through the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP):  Enrolling in STEP will allow the U.S. Embassy to more easily communicate with you in the event of an emergency.

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