MOSCOW (Sputnik) – At least six people were killed in an attack on a residential plot in the city of Mandera in Kenya, the governor of Mandera County Capt. Ali Roba announced.
We have suffered another Sad attack in mdr where six 6 have been confirmed killed one seriously injured. We grieve with our families.— HE Capt. Ali I Roba (@aliiroba) 6 октября 2016 г.
According to The Standard, the attack was likely carried out by militants of the al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab group.
Thanks to the timely response by our security teams, 27 out of 33 occupants of a plot were saved unhurt. Sadly 6 lives are too many to loose— HE Capt. Ali I Roba (@aliiroba) 6 октября 2016 г.