28 killed in kenya!

28 killed in kenya!

Gazi : Kenya | Apr 21, 2009 at 7:11 AM PDT
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Residents near the town of Karatina fought with Mungiki members overnight because the gang had been extorting money from them

The villagers used machetes, axes and clubs for this fight.The street were full of blood, the police said.

28 killed in this incident.The majority of the dead are Mungiki members

http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2009-04-21-kenya-violence_N.htm?csp=34 visit this link for the history behind this attack.

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