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  • Gunmen kill female tourist on Kenya coast

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A female tourist was shot dead in the coastal town of Mombasa, the second foreigner shot in same area this month, police officials said Thursday. Two men, one armed with a pistol, rounded the corner of a building along Kuze Road in the Old Town area in Mombasa, shooting...

  • US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from Kenya

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Peace Corps is suspending its programs in Kenya because of security concerns and is pulling more than 50 volunteers out of the country until threat levels decrease, the Peace Corps and State Department said Thursday. A statement to The Associated Press from the State...

  • Kenya Red Cross: 7 die in militant attack on coast

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Seven people were killed when gunmen attacked a bus at the Kenyan coast where previous attacks had left 87 people dead, Kenya Red Cross said Saturday. The attack Friday night occurred in an area called Corner Mbaya, which is 5 kilometers (3 miles) from the coastal town...

  • Thousands rally in Kenya against president's rule

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Thousands rallied Monday in Kenya's capital against President Uhuru Kenyatta's rule, with some demanding that he step down for failing to improve the lives of Kenyans since he came to office last year. Kenya's main opposition group, which organized the protest, signaled...

  • 4 dead after cargo plane crashes in Kenya capital

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Four people were killed when a cargo plane crashed shortly after takeoff at the international airport in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, a police official said Wednesday. The Fokker 50 aircraft transporting the mild stimulant known as Khat to the Somali capital, Mogadishu,...



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