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Kenya 'will pursue Somali rebels'

Kenya 'will pursue Somali rebels' | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Kenyan troops fighting Islamist insurgents in southern Somalia promise to carry out air strikes deeper into rebel-held territory...
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Kenya's new chief justice pushes reform of courts

Kenya's new chief justice pushes reform of courts | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
In an exclusive interview, Kenya's new Chief Justice William Mutunga pledges to deepen reforms to speed up decisions and lessen the effect of corruption under the new constitution, but foresees challenges ahead from political elites.
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Kenya and Somalia: landscape of tension

"Kenya doesn’t know war. We know war." A fractious mix of violence and politics is unsettling the relationship between east African neighbours and putting more pressure on Somalis living in Kenya. The Somali militia group known as al-Shabaab is often viewed as the source of the problem. But the roots of the turmoil go deep in Kenya's own history, says Daniel Branch.

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Kenyan court issues arrest order for Sudan's Bashir

Kenyan court issues arrest order for Sudan's Bashir | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
NAIROBI (Reuters) - A Kenyan court on Monday ordered the government to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir wanted by The Hague on genocide charges should he travel to the east African country where...
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Kenyan Motives in Somalia Predate Recent Abductions

The Kenyan government revealed that its foray against Islamist militants was not simply a response to a wave of kidnappings, as previously claimed, but to keep violence from spilling across its border.
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Kenya's push into Somalia slows as ministers arrive in country for talks

Kenya's push into Somalia slows as ministers arrive in country for talks | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Kenyan army hampered by heavy rain as troops head towards Afmadow, where al-Shabab militants are entrenched...
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