Three killed in militant attack near Kenya’s Somalia border

Reuters | Published: January 13, 2020 13:25:05 | Updated: January 18, 2020 13:11:02

Kenya Defence Forces soldiers walk near the scene of an overnight attack on a residential complex in Mandera town at the Kenya-Somalia border July 7, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

Three teachers were killed in Kenya near the country’s border with Somalia in a suspected attack by al Shabaab militants, a police report seen by Reuters said on Monday, in what would be the latest assault by the group since the new year.

The militia also attacked a local police station and destroyed a telecommunications mast in the attack in the early hours of Monday in Garissa county, the report read.

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