February 21, 2013 | Posted by admin

NAIROBI — Gunmen stormed a mosque in a Kenyan town near the border with Somalia on Thursday, killing seven people including women, police and a local official said.

The attack occurred in Malleley near the town of Liboi when “heavily armed men stormed a mosque and shot at people indiscriminately,” a police officer in the town of Garissa said. A local administrative official said five men and two women were killed.