American University in Kabul attacked

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KABUL — A blast and gunshots have been heard at the American University of Afghanistan complex in Kabul, according to eyewitnesses. Fires are burning on the campus, said Tarek

Fires are burning on the campus, said Tarek Mahjari, a reporter for Tolo News who reported the details in a phone interview with his employer. Ambulances, security forces and search and rescue teams are en route to the university. The blast occurred at 7:50 p.m.

Ambulances, security forces and search and rescue teams are en route to the university. The blast occurred at 7:50 p.m. local time when students were gathering and eating together. Officials tell CNN that it is too early to comment.

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