Update 2019-08-07 (2): 14 people were killed in the Taliban attack and 145 injured.
Update 2019-08-07 (1): According to recent reports, at least 34 people were injured in a car bomb attack on a police building in the west of Kabul.
2019-08-07: Clashes between terror suspects and security forces erupted near the airport in Kabul early on Wednesday morning (07 August, local time). The security operation took place in the Qasaba neighbourhood, north of the airport. Five security forces had previously been killed by a roadside bomb in northern Kabul on Tuesday evening (06 August, local time).
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.