MAJOR AL-SHABAB ATTACKS TARGETING KENYA

2014 IN NOVEMBER 2014, MEMBERS OF SOMALIA'S AL-SHABAB ARMED GROUP HIJACKED A BUS IN KENYA AND KILLED 28 NON-MUSLIMS ON BOARD.

JANUARY 2016 FIGHTERS FROM THE SOMALI ARMED GROUP ASSAULTED A KENYAN-RUN MILITARY BASE FOR AFRICAN UNION PEACEKEEPERS, KILLING SCORES OF KENYAN SOLDIERS.

2014: In November 2014, members of Somalia's al-Shabab armed group hijacked a bus in Kenya and killed 28 non-Muslims on board.
Al-Shabab is an armed group based in Somalia, fighting to topple the Western-backed Somali government.
January 2016: Fighters from the Somali armed group assaulted a Kenyan-run military base for African Union peacekeepers, killing scores of Kenyan soldiers.

Al-Shabab is an armed group based in Somalia, fighting to topple the Western-backed Somali government. It wants to impose a strict version of Islamic law in the Horn of Africa country. The armed group has carried out...

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