Accessibility links

Breaking News

Twin Explosions in Kenya Kill 3


At least three people have been killed after a pair of explosions rocked the Kenyan port city of Mombasa on Saturday.

Investigators say an explosive device detonated near a bus stop, leaving three people dead and several others wounded.

The second blast occurred near a beachside hotel. There were no reports of casualties.

There were no immediate claims of responsibility, but the country has been hit by a series of attacks since 2011, when Kenya sent troops to Somalia to help the country fight al-Shabab militants.

In April, a bomb exploded outside a Nairobi police station, killing four people.
  • 16x9 Image

    VOA News

    The Voice of America provides news and information in more than 40 languages to an estimated weekly audience of over 326 million people. Stories with the VOA News byline are the work of multiple VOA journalists and may contain information from wire service reports.

‚Äč
XS
SM
MD
LG