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Security fear: Australia to close embassy in Afghanistan

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KABUL: Australia on Tuesday abruptly announced it will shutter its embassy in Afghanistan this week, expressing fears over the “increasingly uncertain security environment” in Kabul as foreign troops withdraw.

The Taliban, which has ramped up violence across the country in recent weeks, reacted by saying it would provide a “safe environment” to foreign diplomats and humanitarian organisations.

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