Afghan official: Gunmen abduct American, Australian in Kabul

August 8, 2016 5:16 AM

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KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan security official says five gunmen wearing military uniforms have abducted an American and an Australian in the Afghan capital, Kabul.

The official said on Monday that the two foreigners were abducted from their vehicle on a main road near the American University of Afghanistan. They are believed to be employees of the university. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to talk to reporters.

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