Public Advisory: On the Repatriation of Filipinos from Afghanistan
16 August 2021 — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) informs the public that it is currently undertaking arrangements for the repatriation of Filipinos still left in Kabul, Afghanistan.
The Department and its Foreign Service Posts in the region and beyond are exploring all avenues of cooperation and are closely coordinating with governments and international partners to guarantee their immediate and safe passage.
Last night, 32 Filipinos were evacuated and are now in Doha awaiting their confirmed flights to the Philippines.
A group of 19 Filipinos are also set to leave immediately.
The Department has recently issued Alert Level 4 for the whole of Afghanistan due to the uncertain security situation in the country.
The Department maintains its call for all Filipinos in Afghanistan to join the repatriation effort and to immediately contact the Philippine Embassy in Pakistan or OFWHelp through the following details:
Messenger/Facebook: facebook.com/atnofficers.islamabadpe or facebook.com/OFWHelpPH