Armed men attack church in Likon, Kenya

Six people were killed and 20 wounded when 2 armed men attacked a church in Likon near the city of Mombasa. The gunmen left the church and fired at bystanders outside as well. Travellers should be aware that the Somali al-Qaeda linked group al-Shabab and local sympathizers have carried out multiple attacks in Kenya. Along the coast, tensions between Muslim youths and security forces are high.

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