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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Virginia's Old Dominion University confirms recent graduate was killed in attack at terror attack at American University in Kabul, Afghanistan - WVEC

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

US Embassy in Kabul condemns attack on American University Afghanistan: 'The targeting of Afghan students and university staff who are working to improve the future of Afghanistan is a cruel and cowardly act.'

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

At least 7 dead after attack on American University in Kabul, Afghanistan, police tell AP

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Police: Afghan forces kill 2 gunmen to end American University attack in Kabul - Reuters, AFP

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Sources: More than 20 students, mostly female, just rescued at American University of Afghanistan; building not clear and 1 attacker is still fighting - @bsarwary

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Sources: Several members of Afghan Special forces injured fighting militants at American University; 'fighting intense' - @bsarwary

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Editor's note: The American University of Afghanistan, under siege from militants, opened for enrollment in 2006 to both men and women. The New York Times said the university, in Kabul, quickly became a prestigious education choice for the country's elite, offering degrees taught in English. - Tom

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Photo: More heavy vehicles and foreign troops reach the American University in Kabul, under attack by militants - @EKohsar

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

More: Afghanistan chief executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah says 'special units of the Afghan Forces are taking all measures needed to rescue innocent lives and clear the area out of enemies' - @afgexecutive

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Afghanistan's chief executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah condemns Kabul university attack on Twitter: 'Attacking schools, universities and innocent people is a war crime' - @afgexecutive

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

US State Department says it condemns attack on American university in Afghanistan in strongest terms - Reuters

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Situation ongoing at Kabul university, says interior ministry spokesperson; says gunmen entered compound after detonating car bomb - NBC News

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

US 'advisers' helping Afghan forces responding to American University in Kabul, defense official says - Hindustan Times

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War in Afghanistan (2015-present)

Photo: Scene earlier as Afghan security forces were deployed to site of American University in Afghanistan attack - AP photo via @VOADariAfghan

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

14 wounded in Kabul university attack taken to hospitals, Afghan health ministry spokesperson says - @VOADariAfghan

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Statement: US Embassy in Kabul advises US citizens to avoid area near American University of Afghanistan following reports of attack - @TravelGov

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Photo: Victims of the attack on American University in Kabul, Afghanistan, are treated at Emergency Hospital - @emergency_ong

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

5 people wounded in Kabul university attack being treated at Emergency Hospital, says Italy-based group that operates site - @emergency_ong

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Witness: Ambulances seen arriving at Kabul's Emergency Hospital carrying wounded from American University of Afghanistan attack - @CombatJourno

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University attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 24, 2016

Officials confirm dozens of students, staff remain trapped inside American University in Kabul, Afghanistan - TOLO

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