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Five Arrested After Americans Killed In Kenya Attack

Maria Macharia in Nairobi, Kenya.

LAW enforcers have arrested five men in connection with the deadly attack on a military base in northern Kenya.

The attack by the Al-Shabaab radicals on the Manda Bay facility in Lamu County left three American citizens dead and two others injured.

The deceased include a United States Service member and two Department of Defence contractors. Those injured were members of the Defence Department.

Paul Njuguna, the Kenya Defence Forces spokesman, confirmed the arrests of the suspects. He said the situation had been stabilised after the attack.

“The fire has been put under control and standard security procedures are now on-going,” Njuguna stated.

Four suspected Al Shabaab militants were earlier killed during the attack.

The military facility attacked on Sunday hosts personnel from both Kenya and US forces.

General Stephen Townsend, Commander of the US Africa Command, pledged his country’s fight to eliminate the Al-Shabaab.

“We remain committed to preventing al-Shabaab from maintaining a safe haven to plan deadly attacks against the US homeland, East African and international partners,” Townsend stated.

©Zambia Reports 2020.

6 Comments

  1. Jungle unchained

    An eye for an eye

  2. Winnipeg Nyirongo

    Okay too bad for that sad development!!!! At first it was America killing an Iranian General Solaimani. Next was Nigeria being put on ” RED ALERT” and now is Kenyan Al- Shabaab killing five American citizens. Okay we are watching the results of attacking America. Thanks

  3. LIKISH

    in millitary we say battle to battle to find the solution.

  4. Hapson sumburani

    Yes battle to battle

  5. Frank

    That’s too bad auuu
    http://www.myhospitall.org

  6. lemmy hooks

    The reason for the worlds tribulations is America,go anywhere in the world ask what is happening why there is war why there is hunger everybody is going to say America is the reason.

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