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A member of the Kenyan security forces walks past the body of one of those who were killed by militants, in the village of Kibaoni just outside the town of Mpeketoni, about 100 kilometers (60 miles) from the Somali border on the coast of Kenya, Monday, June 16, 2014.
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 Al Jazeera 
Kenya arrests suspects after twin attacks
Kenyan police have arrested "several" suspects in connection with the twin attacks on the coastal town of Mpeketoni in which at least 60 people were killed, officials have said. The assault on the... (photo: AP)
File - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Kevin Reese takes a knee with his military working dog Grek after hearing gunfire within 100 meters during a search for insurgents in Buhriz, Iraq, April 10, 2007.
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 The Guardian 
Global peace index charts 'staggering' $9.8tn cost of war
Annual index shows worldwide peace deteriorated for seventh year in a row because of conflicts in Syria and South Sudan Syria overtook Afghanistan as the world's least peaceful nation this year.... (photo: USAF / Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall)
Kenyan Presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta speaks to the media after casting his vote, at the Mutomo primary school near Gatundu, north of Nairobi, in Kenya Monday, March 4, 2013.  Belfast Telegraph 
'Politicians' behind Kenya attacks
Kenya's president has blamed domestic political leaders for two nights of attacks that killed at least 60 people in coastal communities. In a nationally televised address, Uhuru Kenyatta said that... (photo: AP / Ben Curtis)
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A man observes the remains of destroyed vehicles and buildings in the town of Mpeketoni, about 60 miles (100 kilometers) from the Somali border on the coast of Kenya Monday, June 16, 2014.  Mashable 
Terrorists Attack Kenyan Hotel During World Cup Match, 48 Dead
NAIROBI, Kenya — Dozens of extremists attacked a Kenyan coastal town for hours, killing those who couldn't answer questions about Islam and those who didn't know the Somali language, officials and... (photo: AP / Photo)
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File - In this photo taken Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, hard-line Islamist Al Shabab fighters conduct military exercises in northern Mogadishu, Somalia. Belfast Telegraph
48 die in Kenya town terror attack
At least 48 people were killed when dozens of Somali extremists wielding automatic weapons attacked a small Kenyan coastal town for hours, assaulting the police station,... (photo: AP / Farah Abdi Warsameh)
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File - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir speaks after meeting with Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, in the capital Juba, South Sudan, Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. The Guardian
South Sudan president and rebel leader agree to form unity government
Truce follows meeting between the pair after east African bloc threatened sanctions over country's civil war Salva Kiir's meeting with Riek Machar was the first encounter... (photo: AP / Ali Ngethi)
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Somalia: UN envoy welcomes release of captives held by pirates since 2010 Irna
Somalia: UN envoy welcomes release of captives held by pirates since 2010
In a press release from the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM), Nicholas Kay welcomed the release Saturday of 11 crew members of the ship MV Albedo, held hostage... (photo: UN / Tobin Jones)
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File - Al-Shabaab fighters display weapons as they conduct military exercises in northern Mogadishu, Somalia,Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010. The Siasat Daily
Al-Shabaab commander surrenders to Somali government
Mogadishu, June 07: A senior Al-Shabaab militant commander in Somalia have surrendered to authorites. Sheik Mohamed Said Atom Saturday gave himself up to authorities,... (photo: AP / Mohamed Sheikh Nor)
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