Kenya shopping centre attack

Key points

  • A gun battle inside a shopping centre in the Kenyan capital Nairobi has left at least 39 people dead and 150 others injured
  • An operation to secure the Westgate centre - one of the city's most exclusive shopping malls - is ongoing
  • Somali militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack
  • Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says he has lost some family members in the attack
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Last updated 24 September 2013

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