World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 8, 2015
Kenya said today it may deploy as many as 10,000 police officers to boost security during a visit by Pope Francis later this month as the country readies for crowds of one million people.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 18, 2015
Kenya's Westgate shopping mall reopened for business on today, almost two years after Somali Islamists stormed in and massacred 67 shoppers and staff in four days of carnage.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Kenya's trendy Westgate shopping mall will reopen on Saturday, nearly two years after gunmen from the Somali militant group al Shabaab massacred at least 67 people inside and held out for four days as security forces laid siege to the complex.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday November 22, 2014
Police officials say al-Shabab militants from Somalia have hijacked a bus in northern Kenya and killed 28 non-Muslims on board.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 21, 2014
Kenya on Sunday marks a year since Somali Islamist gunmen attacked Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall, with anniversary commemorations including the unveiling of a memorial stone and candlelight vigil.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 6, 2014
Islamist gunmen who shot dead scores of people in a Nairobi shopping mall last year were in apparent disagreement over whether they should kill women and small children, a court in Kenya heard on Thursday.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday January 12, 2014
The gunmen who attacked an upscale mall in Kenya's capital, killing at least 67 people, likely died in the attack, an FBI official has said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 2, 2014
Ten people were wounded Thursday when attackers hurled a grenade into a restaurant in a popular coastal tourist resort town in Kenya, police said.
World News | Associated Press | Friday December 13, 2013
All the terrorists died in a recent attack on a Kenyan mall, contrary to suggestions in a New York Police Department report that some of the attackers could have escaped, a Kenyan official said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 24, 2013
Companies and diplomats operating in some of the world's most dangerous and unstable places must plan for the unthinkable as terror groups arm up and form alliances to strike Western targets.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Four gunmen who attacked a Nairobi shopping mall in September came to Kenya about four months earlier and some had exercised at a gym in an area of the Kenyan capital popular with Somalis, Western officials with knowledge of the investigation said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Detectives scouring Kenya's Westgate shopping mall after September's massacre by Islamist gunmen have completed on-site investigations, the government said Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 12, 2013
Gunmen who massacred at least 67 people in Kenya's Westgate mall in September were special suicide commandos, Somalia's Shebab insurgents said.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 9, 2013
A woman from Tiruchirapalli in the state, injured in the Nairobi mall attack in September, was brought to the city today for further medical treatment.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 4, 2013
Kenya charged four men on Monday in connection with the Westgate mall massacre in September, an attack claimed by Somalia's Al-Qaeda linked Shebab in which at least 67 people were killed.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 22, 2013
The British woman wanted for alleged terror offences in Kenya, dubbed the "White Widow", wrote an ode to the late Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden proclaiming her love for him, a report said on Tuesday.
World News | Reuters | Monday October 21, 2013
Security camera footage of soldiers appearing to loot goods during last month's Nairobi shopping mall siege has infuriated Kenyans who had initially praised troops for their courage in battling the Somali attackers.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 18, 2013
Uganda was on high alert today over fears of an attack similar to the bloody mall assault by Somalia's Shebab fighters in neighbouring Kenya, where investigators continue to recover charred body parts.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 18, 2013
A Norwegian citizen of Somali origin is suspected of being one of the attackers who stormed a Kenyan shopping mall last month massacring 67 people, the BBC said.
World News | Associated Press | Monday October 14, 2013
When the shooting began at the Nairobi mall, Cynthia Carpino and her husband hid in the parking lot. But their 1-year-old daughter wouldn't stop crying. To muffle her cries, her father placed his hand over her mouth so hard she almost suffocated. Little Azzurra fainted in his arms, and three weeks later she's still not right.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 5, 2013
Kenyan police said today that only between four and six armed men, not 10 to 15 as earlier thought, conducted the September attack on a Nairobi shopping mall that left 67 dead.
World News | Reuters | Saturday October 5, 2013
Kenya's military spokesman today named four men he said took part in the Islamist militant attack on a Nairobi shopping mall two weeks ago in which at least 67 people were killed.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday October 6, 2013
Closed-circuit television footage from Nairobi's Westgate Mall shows four attackers, walking calmly through a storeroom inside the shopping complex. The footage broadcast by local Citizen TV also shows that one of the gunmen has blood on his lower pant leg.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday October 2, 2013
A top Kenya government official says four armed assailants can be seen on closed circuit television footage during the terrorist attack on an upscale mall in which at least 67 people were killed, an indication that there may not have been as many attackers as initially believed.