Gunmen kill 28 in northeast Kenya bus attack

By REUTERS
November 22, 2014 10:39

NAIROBI - Attackers ambushed a bus and killed 28 people early on Saturday in northeast Kenya, police and the Ministry of Interior said.

It was not immediately clear who the attackers were.

"Bandits ambushed a bus from Mandera that was heading to Nairobi at dawn and killed 28 passengers of the 60 that were in the bus," the ministry said on its Twitter feed.

Police Spokesman Masoud Mwinyi confirmed the incident.

The government-run National Disaster Operations Center said on its Twitter feed that the attack took place some 30 km from the town of Mandera.


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