Update 2019-03-25: According to current reports, armed clashes between members of the Taliban and security forces erupted in the city of Kunduz overnight Saturday (22/23 March, local time). Multiple civilians were killed in an airstrike in connection to the fighting. Further armed clashes are possible.
2019-03-23: According to reports from Saturday (23 March), multiple civilians were killed during an operation by security forces in Kunduz Province. No details were given on the incident.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.