This country guidance is currently under review. In view of the recent significant changes, notably the Taliban takeover, assessments within this document may no longer be valid. When examining the international protection needs of applicants from Afghanistan, please consider the most up-to-date country of origin information available.
This part of the country guidance includes the guidance note:
The guidance note summarises the conclusions of the common analysis and should be read in conjunction with it.
It covers the following topics: