Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors

Associated Press
An Afghan policeman prevents journalists from approaching Cure International Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 24, 2014. The U.S. embassy in Afghanistan says three American doctors have been killed at by an Afghan security guard who opened fire at a hospital in Kabul. The shooting at Cure International Hospital in western Kabul was the latest attack on foreign civilians in the Afghan capital this year. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

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A family member says one of the three American doctors killed when an Afghan security guard opened fire at a Kabul hospital was a pediatrician from Chicago.

Angie Schuitema (SKEYE'-tuh-muh) is the mother of Dr. Jerry Umanos' (oo-MAHN'-ohs) wife. Schuitema said Thursday she learned of Umanos' death, first from her son and then from her daughter, Jan Schuitema. (AP)

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