The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan was closed on Sunday due to “precautionary measures” after the two attacks, the Taliban terrorists: the Embassy of Germany and major NATO military base in the country.

How long will be closed diplomatic mission, it is unclear, notes the AP.

The decision to close the Embassy was taken after the day before it was attacked by militants at a military base Bagram near Kabul. Victims of this attack were two American soldiers and two contractor, another 16 people were injured.

Two days earlier, in the Afghan city of Mazar-I-Sharif was attacked by the German Consulate. The victims of this attack were six people, more than 100 were injured.



The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan closed after the attack on a military base 13.11.2016

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