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Two foreign national professors kidnapped in Kabul

Updated: Aug 08, 2016 19:45 IST

Kabul, Aug. 8 (ANI): Two foreign national professors from the American University in Afghanistan have been kidnapped in Kabul, officials said.

According to the security officials, one has been identified as a U.S national and the other an Australian, reports Tolo News.

The incident took place in Darulaman area of Kabul close to the university on Sunday night after a number of unknown gunmen abducted the duo.

The security officials said efforts to free the hostages are underway.

So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping. (ANI)