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Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack

Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
01/08
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A young Muslim man holds a machete during a riot in Eastleigh after it erupted following the previous day's grenade explosion, alleged to be Somali militant linked. Nairobi has a high population of Somali residents, mainly all asylum seekers.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
02/08
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A Somalian woman bursts into tears after her sister was allegedly killed by non-Muslim people in Eastleigh. Nairobi has a high population of Somali residents, mainly all asylum seekers.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
03/08
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A Somalian woman bursts into tears after her sister was killed by non-Muslim people in Eastleigh from the riot started after the previous day's explosion.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
04/08
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A young Muslim man is helped by his friends after he was cut by a machete by Christians during a riot in Eastleigh.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
05/08
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Somalian youths holding machetes as they shout Muslim slogans to show solidarity of unity in the fight with Christians in Eastleigh.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
06/08
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Somalian youths holding machetes as they shout Muslim slogans to show solidarity of unity in the fight with Christians in Eastleigh.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
07/08
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A woman peeps outside through her gate during a riot in Eastleigh.
Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
08/08
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A young muslim guy holding a stone during a riot in Eastleigh after it erupted following the explosion from the previous day.
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack
  • Riot in Eastleigh after tensions rise after grenade attack

Tensions rise in Nairobi between Kenyan nationals and Somali people after a car bomb explosion the previous day. A street riot broke out in Eastleigh, Nairobi where shops were looted and many people were attacked.

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