American University in Afghanistan under attack

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Binman4OSU

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Reporters say 100's of teachers and students took cover in safe rooms on the campus

The explosion is being reported as a car bomb that went off at a school for the blind next door to the campus and at least one gunman fired at the University from the school for the blind.
 

Binman4OSU

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US military is responding to the attack along with Afghan forces as advisers. US Military said that the US military is only serving in an advising role in the response and not a combat role

Reports the gun fire has stopped but security teams still going through the area and there are reported to be several fires on the campus.