2019-07-31: On Wednesday (31 July), at least 28 people were killed as a bus hit a roadside bomb in Bala Buluk district in Farah province. Ten people were injured. The bus was travelling on the through road from Kandahar to Herat.
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.
AFP, The Globe and Mail