ESW Remembers Law Professor Killed in Terrorist Attack Against American University of Afghanistan

Updated: May 1, 2019

Endangered Scholars Worldwide remembers Naqib Khpulwak, a law professor who was killed in an attack on the American University of Afghanistan on August 25.

Thirteen people were killed in an attack that began Wednesday evening at the American University of Kabul while another 35 students and nine police officers were injured. Two gunmen were killed after police entered a building hours after the shooting started. A third attacker was killed Wednesday night when he detonated an explosives-laden car in front of the university wall.