Several KDF soldiers feared dead after Lamu IED attack

IED attack

Kenya Defence Forces soldiers patrol Kotile area on the Lamu-Garissa border. 

Photo credit: File | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The incident comes barely two weeks after two people were killed and one critically injured in Lamu, when the vehicle they were travelling in ran over an IED near the border with Somalia.

Several Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers are feared dead while dozen others were injured when a patrol vehicle they were travelling in ran over an improvised explosive device (IED) planted by suspected Al-Shabaab militants in Baure, Lamu East.


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