Kenya Terror Attack

Sep 22, 2013, 09:10 AM IST
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Lyndsay, centre right, embraces daughter Julia and husband Nick, partially seen, in a reunion that came after the couple had been separated for three hours inside a mall under attack by al-Shabab terrorists in Nairobi, Kenya.

Lyndsay, centre right, embraces daughter Julia and husband Nick, partially seen, in a reunion that came after the couple had been separated for three hours inside a mall under attack by al-Shabab terrorists in Nairobi, Kenya.

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A rescued hostage collapses on the ground after being freed by police at Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

A rescued hostage collapses on the ground after being freed by police at Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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An injured person is helped on his arrival at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi after an attack at the Westgate Mall, an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

An injured person is helped on his arrival at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi after an attack at the Westgate Mall, an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Crowds gather outside the Westgate Mall, an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, where shooting erupted when armed men staged an attack.

Crowds gather outside the Westgate Mall, an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, where shooting erupted when armed men staged an attack.

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Security helps a woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Security helps a woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Armed special force aim their guns at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Armed special force aim their guns at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Security helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, after gunmen threw grenades and opened fire during an attack that left multiple dead and dozens wounded.

Security helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, after gunmen threw grenades and opened fire during an attack that left multiple dead and dozens wounded.

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A rescue worker helps a child outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, after gunmen threw grenades and opened fire during an attack that left multiple dead and dozens wounded.

A rescue worker helps a child outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, after gunmen threw grenades and opened fire during an attack that left multiple dead and dozens wounded.

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Armed police leave after entering the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Armed police leave after entering the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Relatives help a woman at the Nairobi City Mortuary after she identified the body of a victim of the Saturday attack at a mall. Kenyan authorities said Islamic extremist attackers remain inside the upscale Kenyan shopping mall, holding an unknown number of hostages, after killing and injuring scores of people in the attack.

Relatives help a woman at the Nairobi City Mortuary after she identified the body of a victim of the Saturday attack at a mall. Kenyan authorities said Islamic extremist attackers remain inside the upscale Kenyan shopping mall, holding an unknown number of hostages, after killing and injuring scores of people in the attack.

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Kenya Security personnel take cover outside the Westgate Mall after firing started inside the mall early Monday morning.

Kenya Security personnel take cover outside the Westgate Mall after firing started inside the mall early Monday morning.

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Kenya security personnel take cover outside the Westgate Mall after shooting started inside the mall early Monday morning.

Kenya security personnel take cover outside the Westgate Mall after shooting started inside the mall early Monday morning.

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Security helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Security helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Stephen, who lost his father in Saturday`s attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Stephen, who lost his father in Saturday`s attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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People donate blood for injured persons in an attack at the Westgate Mall, at Uhuru Park in Nairobi.

People donate blood for injured persons in an attack at the Westgate Mall, at Uhuru Park in Nairobi.

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Security officer helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall after gunmen opened fire and threw grenades.

Security officer helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall after gunmen opened fire and threw grenades.

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Paramedics run outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi after heavy shooting started.

Paramedics run outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi after heavy shooting started.

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Armed police from the General Service Unit take cover behind a wall during a bout of gunfire, outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

Armed police from the General Service Unit take cover behind a wall during a bout of gunfire, outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.

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A plume of black smoke billows over the Westgate Mall, in Nairobi, Kenya.

A plume of black smoke billows over the Westgate Mall, in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Zipporah Mureithi, 34, centre, is helped by relatives as she weeps after identifying the body of her father Paul, 56, at the city morgue in Nairobi, Kenya.

Zipporah Mureithi, 34, centre, is helped by relatives as she weeps after identifying the body of her father Paul, 56, at the city morgue in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Ramesh Vaya, center, is comforted by family members after lighting the funeral pyre for his wife Malti, who was shot dead in the attack on the Westgate Mall, at her funeral at the Hindu Crematorium in Nairobi, Kenya.

Ramesh Vaya, center, is comforted by family members after lighting the funeral pyre for his wife Malti, who was shot dead in the attack on the Westgate Mall, at her funeral at the Hindu Crematorium in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Indian sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik, foreground left and his team pay tributes to the victims of the terror attack on a Kenya mall by creating a sand sculpture on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India.

Indian sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik, foreground left and his team pay tributes to the victims of the terror attack on a Kenya mall by creating a sand sculpture on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India.

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Relatives of Johnny Mutinda Musango, 48, weep after identifying his body at the city morgue in Nairobi, Kenya.

Relatives of Johnny Mutinda Musango, 48, weep after identifying his body at the city morgue in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, center, flanked by Deputy President William Ruto, left, and other senior Government and Security officials, makes a television address to the nation from State House in Nairobi, Kenya.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, center, flanked by Deputy President William Ruto, left, and other senior Government and Security officials, makes a television address to the nation from State House in Nairobi, Kenya.

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