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At least 10 Kenyan police killed by bomb near Somali border

At least 10 Kenyan police killed by bomb near Somali border
A file photo of an injured Kenyan police officer being helped by his colleagues after they were ambushed by Somalia’s al-Shabaab fighters near the Kenya-Somalia border. (File photo Reuters)

At least ten Kenyan police were killed when their vehicle struck a homemade bomb near the border with Somalia on Saturday, according to a police report seen by Reuters.


Police believe the device, for which no one immediately claimed responsibility, was planted by Islamist group al-Shabaab, the report said.


Police said in a separate statement that several officers had died, without specifying how many.


A similar explosion in June killed around a dozen police.


source:Reuters

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