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At least 12 killed, 36 wounded in attack on American University in Afghanistan | Fox News

At least 12 killed, 36 wounded in attack on American University in Afghanistan | Fox News

At least 12 people were killed and 36 others were wounded when gunmen attacked the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, Afghan officials said early Thursday.

Approximately 12 hours after the attack began Wednesday evening, Kabul police chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi said that about 700 students had been rescued from the university compound.Details on the victims were not immediately available, but Hedayatullah Stanikzai, an official with the Ministry of Public Health, said a guard employed by the university was among the dead.

Source: At least 12 killed, 36 wounded in attack on American University in Afghanistan | Fox News