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Gunmen Attack American University in Kabul

American University in Kabul, Afghanistan (Photo: wikicommons/USAID AFGHANISTAN)

In breaking news from Afghanistan, American college students are the targets of terror. Haaretz reports that gunmen have attacked American University in Kabul, and that students are trapped:

"Several gunmen attacked the American University in Kabul and there are reports of gunfire and explosions," the official said. "They are inside the compound and there are foreign professors along with hundreds of students."

Ahmad Shaheer, a student at the university, told Reuters by telephone that he was trapped inside the university.

"We are stuck inside our classroom and there are bursts of gunfire," he said.

We will keep you updated with more news on the situation, and until then please keep all those affected in your prayers, that God will protect and deliver them.

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