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By Tajuddin
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Jan 17th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale, the leaders condemned the Friday dawn attack by Al Shabaab militants that left scores of Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers dead and others seriously wounded. Abdirahman Ali Hassan (Wajir, Senate), ...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 13th, 2016
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Mandera,Somali Northeastern region in Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan authorities said Wednesday they have managed to restore security along its porous border with Somalia in Mandera by deploying more police officers to enhance security. Mandera County Commissioner Fredrick Shisia said mo...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 8th, 2016
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Mandera, Somali Northeastern region in Kenya (Washingtonpost + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A growing number of Kenya’s ethnic Somalis have vanished or turned up dead after being detained amid a crackdown by security forces on Islamist extremists. The authorities have denied involvement, suggesting many of t...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 26th, 2015
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to security sources, that fighters loyal to Al shabaab had attacked two Kenyan police convoys in northern Kenya on Friday,killing at least one police officer, police and a spokesman for the group said. The al Shabaab group, which seeks to ...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 22nd, 2015
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Nairobi , Kenya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Christian leaders hailed Muslims for their bravery and selflessness Tuesday after they shielded Christians from suspected al-Shabab gunmen who attacked a passenger bus. The gunmen sprayed the bus with bullets Monday, killing two. But when they asked t...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 19th, 2015
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Nairobi, Kenya ( The Star + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Security agencies on Friday issued a nationwide terror alert and warned that 12 known and suspected al Shabaab terrorists may be planning attacks. Police issued 11 photos of the most wanted men, considered armed and dangerous, and asked the public for ...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Mogadishu, Somalia (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Somali Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for an attack in northern Kenya’s Lamu County which left two people dead, the militants and police said on Thursday. The attack took place on Wednesday at 6 p.m. (10 a.m. EDT) in Mkunu...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 17th, 2015
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Lamu,Kenya ( The Star + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least Two people are feared dead after suspected al Shabaab gunmen attacked a pharmaceutical supplies vehicle in Milihoi, Lamu county. In the incident that occurred shortly after 6pm Wednesday evening, police say the heavily armed gunmen waylaid the veh...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 16th, 2015
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Lamu,Kenya ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan authorities have indefinitely extended a security operation to flush out Somali militants from the vast forest in the coastal town of Lamu due to renewed terror threats. A Gazette notice on the extension has already been released by the Ministry of I...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 14th, 2015
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Nairobi, Kenya ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A Kenyan official says a roadside bomb suspected to have been planted by extremist in the northern Kenyan town of Mandera, near the Somali border, wounded five policemen, three of them seriously. The attack comes a day after one Kenyan soldier died and two others ...