Controversial documentary on extra judicial killings recognized
17 June 2015, 14:18
Nairobi - Al Jazeera's controversial documentary, Inside Kenya's Death Squads, has been nominated for One World Media Awards ahead of Thursday’s awards ceremony in London.
Inside Kenya's Death Squads is one of Al Jazeera's six nominations for programming set in Africa.
In the documentary, officers from four units of Kenya’s counter-terrorism strategy admitted that police assassinate suspects on government orders.
According to one officer, police eliminations could run into the hundreds every year.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and National Security Council members denied running an extrajudicial killing programme.
You can watch and embed the full documentary here.
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