Kenya says all hostages freed in al Shabaab mall siege




 
--
Kenya says all hostages freed in al Shabaab mall siege
 
September 24th, 2013  
News Manager
 

Topic: Kenya says all hostages freed in al Shabaab mall siege


Kenya says all hostages freed in al Shabaab mall siege
By Duncan Miriri and James Macharia NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya said its security forces had taken control of the Nairobi shopping mall where Islamist fighters killed at least 62 people, and that police were doing a final sweep of shops early Tuesday after the last of the hostages had been rescued. There was an eerie silence outside the mall after a day in which gunfire and explosions were heard in the Westgate mall. A trickle of survivors escaped the building throughout the day on Monday, but the fate of people listed as missing was unclear. ...




More...
 


Similar Topics
Smoke pours from Kenya mall as forces 'close in'
39 dead in Kenya mall attack; hostages still held
Algeria ends desert siege with 23 hostages dead
Kenya casts suspicion on al Shabaab for blasts