BREAKING NEWS FROM KENYA: Grenade Attack Wounds Dozens in Central Nairobi
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BREAKING NEWS FROM KENYA: Grenade Attack Wounds Dozens in Central Nairobi

Nairobi : Kenya | Jun 07, 2012 at 3:43 PM PDT
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Kenya blast injures 28; authorities disagree on cause
Another grenade attack rocked Nairobi, Kenya's capital, today. At this hour, reports indicate that as many as 28 people have been hospitalized, with injuries ranging from burns to cuts.

 

The blast took place at a small shopping mall in Nairobi's central business district Monday afternoon.

 

"I thought the roof was going to crumble on me."

- Steven Sifuna, bystander

Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga called the blast an act of terrorism, contradicting earlier police reports that it was caused by an electrical failure.

 

"This is terrorism," Odinga told reporters at the site of the blast in Nairobi. "This is a heinous act. FULL ARTICLE AT GlobalPressInstitute

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Shops at scene of an explosion in Kenya's capital Nairobi
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