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Gunmen kill at Least 34 in Kenya Attack

50 insurgents flying black Islamist flags swept into a Kenyan coastal town firing guns in an unprecedented attack
Kenya rocked by bombs in Nairobi terror attacks as 50 insurgents flying black Islamist flags swept into a Kenyan coastal town firing guns in an unprecedented attack.

By Tom Odula,

SOMALI militants wielding automatic weapons attacked a small Kenyan coastal town, assaulting the police station, setting two hotels on fire, and spraying bullets into the street. At least 34 people were killed, officials said Monday.

Kenya’s top police commander, David Kimaiyo, also said that the gunmen attacked a bank. The assault came late Sunday night as town residents were watching World Cup matches on TV. Authorities blamed al-Shabab, Somalia’s al-Qaida-linked terror group.  Continue reading Gunmen kill at Least 34 in Kenya Attack