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One killed in Al-Shabaab ambush in Kenya's Lamu

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

LAMU, Kenya, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- At least one civilian was killed and unknown number of police officers injured after suspected Al-Shabaab terrorists ambushed a convoy of commuter buses in Kenya's coastal Lamu region on Saturday.
Mwenda Njoka, the Ministry of Interior spokesman, confirmed the incident, saying the buses were from Lamu en route to Malindi and Mombasa when the militants struck at around 11 a.m. local time.
"There was an exchange of fire between the security team that was escorting ...

 

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