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KENYA: Man Shot Dead Outside US Embassy In Nairobi!

A suspected Al-Shabaab terrorist has been shot dead after he stabbed a General Service Unit (GSU) officer at the heavily guarded US Embassy in Nairobi.

“The US Embassy confirms there was a shooting incident near the embassy. No Embassy personnel were involved. We refer you to Kenyan authorities for further details,” said a statement from the embassy.

Stable condition

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The suspect, it is reported, was trying to forcibly gain entry into the embassy when he was blocked by the Kenyan officer at the gate.

“The attacker is a male of Somali origin. The knife has been recovered, body (is) still at the scene,” the local Gigiri police boss Vitalis Otieno told Nation.co.ke.

The stabbed officer is in a stable condition.

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