Second day of rioting in Mombasa, Kenya (update)

In a second day of rioting over the shooting death of a Muslim cleric, Kenyan anti-riot police used tear gas and fired warning shots as youthful protesters threw stones and burned tires. There was some looting in some areas of the city.

Travellers should exercise caution and consider avoiding travelling to Mombasa at this time. Travellers should avoid all public and political demonstrations since they may become violent without notice.

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