Al-Shabaab attack guest house in northeastern Kenya

At least 12 people were killed when al-Shabaab gunmen bombed the Bishaaro guest house in Mandera, Kenya. The gunmen then opened fire inside the building shooting guests in their rooms.

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The threat of terrorist attack and kidnapping is high in Kenya. In recent years, there have been attacks in Mandera County and areas close to the Somali border. Many governments advise citizens to avoid travel to areas within 60 kilometres of the Kenya-Somali border.

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