Update 2019-01-14: According to current reports, the car explosion occurred in the Green Village district in the east of the city. Dozens of people were injured.
2019-01-14: According to current reports, on Monday (14 January) there was a huge explosion in the capital Kabul. Further details are not yet known.
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.