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70 Killed When Islamist Terrorists Target Christians at Kenyan University

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In yet another international attack by Islamist terrorists, CNN reports that members of the Al-Shabaab terrorist group entered Garissa University College in Kenya, took students hostage, and killed 70 of them, specifically targeting Christians:

Islamist gunmen burst into a Kenyan university before dawn Thursday, shooting students and taking hostages in a terror attack that left 70 dead, Kenyan officials said.

Two attackers were killed in the ongoing security operation, and one was arrested, authorities said…

Joel Ayora, who was on the campus and witnessed the attack, said gunmen burst into a Christian service. Taking hostages from the service, they then “proceeded to the hostels, shooting anybody they came across except their fellows, the Muslims.”

The attackers separated students by religion, allowing Muslims to leave and keeping an unknown number of Christians hostage, Agence France-Presse reported.

Tags: Africa , Terrorism

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