American University in Kabul Attacked by Gunmen

The U.S. State Department is warning American citizens in Afghanistan to stay out of the area as police search for the attackers.
1:24 | 08/24/16

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tonight, and to the American university in Afghanistan under attack tonight. Student, barricaded in classrooms, ocean mrexplosions and gun fire erupting. And the state department now warning Americans in the city to stay away from the area, as this continues to unfold, ABC's chief global affairs correspondent, Martha Raddatz now with late reporting. Reporter: Militants stormed the American university in kabul. Witnesses hearing a loud explosion and gunfire. Students barricading themselves in classrooms. One of them, a photographer for the associated press, sending out this harrowing message. "This may be my last tweets." He kicked our door by his feet, two times. Everybody were panicked. Reporter: He jumped from a second-story window to escape. Afghan security forces searching the campus for the terrorists in the unfolding attack. It's unknown if any Americans were inside. The state department warning people to stay away. At least a dozen injured, taken to a local hospital. Some people are believed to still be stuck inside the camp campus. With today's attack what was once considered a symbol of hope for Afghanistan's future is now clearly in the crosshairs. David? Martha Raddatz tonight. Now, to the race for

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