Attack on American University in Kabul

American University in capital city of Afghanistan , Kabul has being under attack. University campus is under lock down by police forces. Explosions and gunfire where heard coming from inside the campus. Hundreds of people with some foreign professor are still trapped inside the campus. There are reports that some of the students from the campus menaged to escape.

Official statement :

“Several gunmen attacked the American University in Kabul and there are reports of gunfire and explosions,” an interior ministry official told Reuters. “They are inside the compound and there are foreign professors along with hundreds of students.”

Update info

Attackers have set off the car bomb and burst into the University campus in Kabul, Avganistan.

Acording to officiall Afghanistan source one person is dead and 25 injured.

Latest Update 25, Aug 2016

Twelve people are killed in this terrorist attack on university campus in Kabul.Seven students, three policemen and two security guards were killed in the attack on the American University campus, Basir Mujahid, the spokesman said. Around 750 students were on campus at the time, he added. Police searched the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul early Thursday and killed two attackers who stormed the campus with guns and explosives, Fraidoon Obaidi, chief of Kabul police’s criminal investigation department, told AFP early Thursday.

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