American University of Afghanistan is under attack. Multiple attackers have entered the school and have opened gunfire. Professors and students are trapped inside.
Witnesses are also reporting their was a blast and a suicide bomber.
Some of the information is being tweeted out from people with first hand knowledge.
Help we are stuck inside AUAF and shooting flollowed by Explo this maybe my last tweets
— Massoud Hossaini (@Massoud151) August 24, 2016
All the students and faculty are stuck inside Bayan building #AUAF, the need someone to save them.
— Ejaz Malikzada (@EjazMalikzada) August 24, 2016
#AFG A police CDR Kabul's rapid reaction force "We're dealing with a complex attack inside the American university.Special forces en route".
— Bilal Sarwary (@bsarwary) August 24, 2016
BREAKING — American University of Afghanistan has been attacked by at least one suicide bomber, an AUAF student tells me.
— KAZEMI, Mustafa (@CombatJourno) August 24, 2016
Prayers. My fellows stuck inside campus, #AUAF under terrorists attack.
— Ahmad Sawiz (@saawiz) August 24, 2016
Earlier this month, two professors were a abducted at gunpoint by 5 armed men. The university is concerned that these professors would be traded to ISIS.
This story is an ongoing story and is still developing. Please pray for the safety of those at the school.
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H/T: Breaking 911