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23 arrested over Nairobi blasts

20 December 2012, 12:19

Nairobi - The Standard reports that 23 people are being held by police following Wednesday night’s twin blasts in Pangani area that left three people wounded.

The suspects were arrested in swoops that followed after the blasts near Al-Amin mosque in the area and they have not been directly linked to the attacks.

Police say the explosions were caused by an improvised devise and a grenade that had been planted and thrown at a crowd.

- For more visit The Standard

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