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A Jordanian truck is seen at the crossing border with Syria at the northern post of Jaber bordering, Jordan, on April 1, 2015. Jordan closed its main crossing border with Syria for passengers and goods temporarily, the state-run Petra news agency reported on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Mohammad Abu Ghosh)

Kenyan police probe grenade attack in border region

Kenyan police said Sunday they have launched investigations after one person was killed and two others seriously injured in a grenade attack at Garbattula...

Kenya foils dread assault on police headquarters in NE district

Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet confirmed the incident, saying the security forces fought off the militants who had stormed Diffu Police Station in...

At least 4 killed in inter-clan clashes in NE Kenya

Garissa County Commissioner James Kianda said the four, three men, all brothers, and a one-year-old girl belonging to one of the men, were killed...

Kenya warned not to shut down Dadaab refugee camp

The international charity Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has warned against closing the Dadaab refugee camp in northeastern Kenya and forcibly returning the refugees to...

Al-shabaab hijacks a bus in Kenya

Somalia militant group Al- Shabaab on Thursday hijacked a bus in Kenya's northeastern county of Mandera, near the border with Somalia, officials have said....
The body of one of the campus attack terrorists is seen at a mortuary in Garissa county hospital, Garissa, Kenya, April 4, 2015. Kenya's Interior Minister Joseph Nkaissery said on Friday the death toll of the attack at the Garissa University College includes 142 students, three policemen and three soldiers from Kenya Defense Forces. The four terrorists from 'al-Shabaab' were all killed during the rescue operation, the official confirmed. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)(dh)

Ugandan president calls for region strategy to fight terrorism after Kenya attack

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has called for a common regional strategy to fight terrorism after 148 people were killed in northeastern Kenya. Museveni...