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Al-Shabab Kills 28 Bus Passengers in Kenya

The persistent attack on civilians by Al-Shabab underscore the lack of security especially in the remote parts of northern Kenya

By VOA News,

POLICE in northeastern Kenya say al-Shabab gunmen have ambushed a bus and killed 28 non-Muslims who were singled out from the 60 passengers on the bus.

Somalia’s al-Shabab Islamists have claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was retaliation for recent raids Kenyan security forces carried out on mosques in Mombasa.

Authorities say the militants seized the bus Saturday 50 kilometers, or 31 miles, from the town of Mandera near Kenya’s border with Somalia. Continue reading Al-Shabab Kills 28 Bus Passengers in Kenya