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Boinnet: “We believe they are still hiding in the building” : The Standard



The Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has said that the security operations are still ongoing at the Dusit Hotel, Riverside Drive, Nairobi, where a blast and gunshots were witnessed at 3.45 pm.

International media have linked the attack to terrorist group Al-Shabaab. However, the police are yet to confirm if the milintants may have perpetrated the attack.
The attack, which is believed to be a terrorist act left many people injured with victims being rushed to MP Shah and Aga Khan hospitals.
One victim has succumbed to the injuries while undergoing treatment at MP Shah Hospital. Reports on number of those injured and deaths are still unclear as operations are still ongoing.

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Boinnet has urged Kenyans to be patient and vigilant and to follow the instructions of the security team as rescue operations are still ongoing.
Kenya Defence Forces and elite security team Recce Squad are currently conducting security operations. IG Boinnet has said that they believe that many armed crminals who perpetrated the attack are still in the Dusit Hotel complex.
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