9 February 2013, 10:46

Italian tourists attacked in Kenya

Italian tourists attacked in Kenya

A young woman was shot in the head when several masked gunman attacked a group of Italian tourists in Kenya on Friday.

The woman was put on a home-bound plane and is now in stable condition in hospital.

The incident occurred in one of the resort hotels of Watamu Bay near Malindi.

Alarmed by the recent spate of pre-election violence in Kenya foreign tourists are advised against visiting the troubled East African nation.

The general elections in Kenya are set for March 4. 

Voice of Russia, TASS, Vesti

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