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39 dead in Kenya mall attack by armed terrorists

Updated: Saturday, September 21 2013, 05:03 PM CDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's president says that 39 people have been killed and more than 150 injured by armed terrorists who attacked an upscale mall in Nairobi.
   
President Uhuru Kenyatta says he lost "very close family members" in the attack carried out by "despicable perpetrators" of a cowardly act.
   
Kenyatta said that hundreds of people were safely evacuated from the mall. He said Kenyans courage and sympathy saved lives and reassured countless people.
   
He said security forces were responding to the attack. He called it a delicate operation and said a top priority was to safeguard the lives of those still being held hostage.
   
Al-Qaida-linked Somali militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack.39 dead in Kenya mall attack by armed terrorists


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