Unidentified gunmen kidnapped academically Australia and American university professo
Unidentified gunmen kidnapped academically Australia and American university professor in Kabul
Officials Monday said that unidentified gunmen kidnapped academically Australia and American university professor in the Afghan capital of Kabul.
The incident occurred in the area Daralaman Sunday evening. According to media reports that they were working at the American University in Afghanistan he was kidnapped at gunpoint by men disguised in the garb of national security forces. The Kabul police chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi, the media and the occurrence of the kidnapping. A spokesman for the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs, told the German news that the Australian embassy in Kabul is seeking to verify reports of the kidnapping. The US State Department also it was aware of the reports. According to the US State Department said in a statement that it "is aware of the reports of the kidnapping of a US citizen in Kabul. Due to privacy considerations, we have no information to be presented in the current sustenance. " The kidnapping comes days after the Taliban launched an attack on a group of foreign tourists in western Afghanistan after. In the last month, was kidnapped in Kabul after several weeks in captivity were rescued Indian aid worker.