Americans warned of high kidnapping threat in Kabul
The warning came after an attempted kidnapping of an American and other foreigners in the the capital earlier this week.
In a warning posted on its website, the embassy referred to a May 2 attempt to kidnap several expatriates. The threat of kidnapping and hostage-taking was high, it said.
Last week, unidentified gunmen kidnapped an Australian aid worker in the Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province.
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