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Daily Evacuation Brief | July 11, 2022
LAST 24 HOURS
Threat Warning: The Taliban intensified house-to-house searches across several districts of Kabul over the last 24 hours in response to an ISIS-K threat received by the Ministry of the Interior. Current areas being searched are Police Districts 3, 5, and 6, and a heavy Taliban presence has been seen in the Shotol District.
Several sources claimed that members of the Haqqani family are planning to leave Kabul after the holiday concludes. Sources in the Palace say four moving companies have been contacted and an exodus will take place over the coming weeks. Apparently, the tensions between the Kandahari and Haqqani factions continue to fester, and the heads of the Haqqani family made the decision to move prior to Eid. No further information was available.
More rain is expected for 14 provinces in Afghanistan. The additional precipitation will exacerbate current flood levels.
NEXT 24 HOURS
At-risk Afghans residing in areas where flooding has already occurred should be prepared to evacuate their homes and seek high ground as the new storm system sweeps across the country. Vehicular travel is strongly discouraged.
There is a high chance that ISIS-K operatives will carry out a terrorist attack in Kabul within the next 24 hours. The uptick in Taliban searches and security force activity indicate they are taking the threat seriously. At-risk Afghans are encouraged to avoid places of worship and public transport if at all possible, as these have been habitual ISIS-K targets over the previous 10 months.
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Afghani to the Dollar: $1 – 87.99 AFN (as of 11 JUL 2022)