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Refugees arriving at a camp near Bossangoa, 190 miles north of Bangui, the capital. Forty-one thousand people fled their homes following mass executions in the area in September

France warns that the Central African Republic is 'on the verge of genocide'

Dire predictions of crisis in the landlocked nation come amid reports that the fugitive warlord Joseph Kony is ready to surrender

Blood money: Attacks such as last month’s Westgate mall siege in Nairobi are funded by the trade in ivory

Illegal ivory trade funds al-Shabaab's terrorist attacks

A few tusks hacked from elephants shot by poachers can finance a raid like the attack on Westgate mall

A police officer clears barricades erected by demonstrators during riots following the killing of an Islamic cleric at Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa

Kenya: Mombasa descends into riots as Islamist cleric is murdered two weeks after Nairobi shopping centre massacre

Religious riots sparked by the murder of a popular Islamist cleric have left four protesters dead in Mombasa, setting the city on edge two weeks after Islamist militants killed dozens of people in an audacious terror attack on a Nairobi shopping centre.

Kenya shopping mall attack: Politicians to quiz senior security officials over 'intelligence failings' prior to deadly siege

Reports allege that security services had at least twice warned the government of an attack as Kenyan Red Cross says 39 people are still listed as missing

Photo released by the Kenyan Presidential office, showing the remains of cars and other debris photographed from the rooftop of the car park outside the Westgate Mall
A soldier helps people inside Westgate mall on Saturday

Kenya shopping mall attack: Nairobi hostages were tortured before they were killed, says police doctor

Rumours of rapes, disfigurement and beheadings are rife in Kenya’s capital

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta announces that the siege is over on Tuesday

Kenya shopping mall attack: Recriminations begin over handling of siege by authorities

As security forces battled militants they became embroiled in a Twitter propaganda war with al-Shabaab

Foreign forensic experts, flanked by Kenyan military personnel, check the perimeter walls around Westgate shopping mall

Kenya shopping mall attack: British death toll could rise to 10 as authorities search rubble for bodies

Militants claim 137 killed in siege and accuse Kenya of using chemicals to subdue attackers and demolishing building to cover up evidence

Nairobi citizens donate blood for victims of the Westgate mall terrorist attack

Kenya shopping mall attack: ‘They threw a grenade at us. We are lucky to be alive’ - survivors tell their stories

A man, his arm bandaged, stands wearily outside Nairobi’s MP Shah Hospital, stealing a cigarette before he goes back to his wife, who has recently emerged from surgery to remove the multiple pieces of shrapnel lodged in her body.

A Kenyan soldier gives the thumbs up after clearing the top floor balcony and interior of the Westgate mall in Nairobi

'We have defeated our enemies': President Uhuru Kenyatta declares Kenya shopping mall attack is over but death toll continues to rise

Uhuru Kenyatta declares three days of national mourning after 61 civilians killed and 240 injured in terror

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