Lamu Attack: Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for IED Blast That Killed Soldiers

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Several soldiers were killed in Lamu County on Monday after their vehicle ran over explosives. The attack is believed to have been carried out by Al-Shabaab militants.

The incident occurred at around 10:00 AM local when a military convoy was on its way to the town of Lamu. The convoy was hit by an improvised explosive device (IED), which caused a large explosion and fire.

The death toll is still being determined, but at least 10 soldiers are believed to have been killed. Several other soldiers were injured in the attack.

The Kenyan military has launched a search operation for the perpetrators of the attack. Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack, but the Kenyan government has not yet confirmed this.

Al-Shabaab is a terrorist group that is based in Somalia. The group has been waging an insurgency against the Kenyan government for several years. The group has carried out a number of attacks in Kenya, including the 2013 attack on the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi.

The attack in Lamu is a reminder of the ongoing threat posed by Al-Shabaab. The Kenyan government has vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice.

Al-Shabaab is a Somali-based terrorist group that has been waging an insurgency against the Somali government since 2006. The group is linked to al-Qaeda and has carried out a number of attacks in Somalia, Kenya, and Tanzania.

Al-Shabaab’s goal is to establish an Islamic state in Somalia. The group has been responsible for a number of high-profile attacks, including the 2013 attack on the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, which killed 67 people.

The Kenyan government has been fighting Al-Shabaab in Somalia since 2011. The Kenyan military has been deployed to Somalia as part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

The attack in Lamu is a reminder of the ongoing threat posed by Al-Shabaab. The Kenyan government has vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice.

The attack in Lamu has been condemned by the Kenyan government and the international community.

The Kenyan government has vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice. The government has also increased security in the area.

The United Nations Security Council has also condemned the attack. The Security Council has called on the Somali government and AMISOM to step up their efforts to defeat Al-Shabaab.

The attack has also been condemned by the United States. The US government has offered its condolences to the families of the victims and has pledged to support Kenya in its fight against terrorism.

The attack in Lamu is a reminder of the ongoing threat posed by Al-Shabaab. The Kenyan government has vowed to bring the perpetrators to justice and has increased security in the area. The international community has also condemned the attack and offered its support to Kenya.

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