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Kenya: Westgate siege

The attack on Kenya's Westgate Mall has left at least 68 people dead and 175 people injured.

Kenyan police officers stand guard near the ongoing military operation at Westgate Shopping Centre in the capital Nairobi, September 23, 2013. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya


Anne O'Mahony, Concern Worldwide's country director in Kenya, has spoken to the Irish media about the siege. Speaking to the Sunday Independent, Anne described the situation as "truly awful."

Concern staff are safe

Two Concern staff members were caught up in the siege, but thankfully both have escaped uninjured.

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