In group of terrorists in Kenya there were citizens of the USA and Britain

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Among fighters during attack to shopping center in Nairobi there were two-three Americans and one citizen of Great Britain. The Foreign Minister of Kenya Amin Mohammed told about it in interview of PBS TV company.

Islamic terrorists attackon September 21 shopping center Weatgate in the prestigious district of Nairobi.

Islamic terrorists attackon September 21 shopping center Weatgate in the prestigious district of Nairobi.

According to her, the Americans participating in attack, were 18 – 19 years old. It isof citizens of the USA of the Somali origin. Amin Mohammed added that they “lived in Minnesota and one more place in the USA”.

Meanwhile the representative of State department of Jen Psaki declared earlier that the USA have no information on participation of Americans in act of terrorism in the capital of Kenya.

At the moment we have no authentic data on nationality or names attacking”, – she declared.

Information on that among the fighters who have arranged attack on shopping center in Nairobi, there were three Americans, the day before reported CNN TV channel. According to its data, two from them lived in the State of Minnesota, the third – in the State of Missouri.

The NBC News TV channel with reference to the sources reported later that FBI was engaged in verification of these data.

Islamic fighters seized on September 21 shopping center Weatgate in the prestigious district of Nairobi. Attacking threw the building grenades and opened fire on not Muslims, previously велев to Muslims to leave the mall.

According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kenya, as a result of attack in a mall were los not less than 62 people, including citizens of Great Britain, France, China, the Netherlands etc.

By the present moment all hostages are released, military took over the control of all territory of shopping center.