Welcome toThe kenya weeklypost.com />
Search
Topics
  Create an account Home  ·  Topics  ·  Downloads  ·  Your Account  ·  Submit News  ·  Top 10  
Modules
· Home
· Advertising
· AvantGo
· Business News
· Commentary/ Reviews
· Contact Us
· Groups
· Headlines
· Journal
· News Summary
· News Videos
· NukeSentinel
· Opinion Poll
· Private Messages
· Recommend Us
· Resources
· Search
· Statistics
· Stories Archive
· Submit News
· Top 10
· Your Account

Who's Online
There are currently, 7 guest(s) and 0 member(s) that are online.

You are an Anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here

Site Info v2.2.2
Your IP: 54.242.236.164

Welcome, Anonymous
Nickname
Password
Security Code
Security Code
Type Security Code


· Register
· Lost Password
Server Date/Time
21 February 2018 18:53:05 CST (GMT -6)

The Constitution
 

Know your rights by reading the new constitution

Kenya constitution

www.kenyalaw.org/klr/file

admin/pdfdownloads/Acts

/ConstitutionofKenya

2010.pdf

 


Shipping Services

 Ship to East and West Africa

Container and Ro-Ro services

Mombasa, Tanga and Dar Es Salaam

For more information Visit our Website

http://shipsintel.com/

Contact:

shipsintell@aol.com

 

 


Tours & Safaris

Experience an exotic african safari

Get full details from

an experienced tour and travel 

Consultant

Contact

seif@africacalling.co.ke

 


Live Election results 2013

vote.iebc.or.ke/


AU soldiers mistake camels for Somali rebel attack
Posted on Monday, September 14, 2009 @ 06:39:54 CDT by kwpnews

RavenNuke(tm)

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - African Union soldiers shot dead 11 camels in the Somali capital on Saturday night, mistaking the galloping animals for an insurgent attack, residents said.



Al Shabaab rebels sometimes use passing civilians and vehicles to give them cover before attacks, police said, and the peacekeepers from AMISOM mission thought they were behind the camels which ran past the entrance to Mogadishu's airport.

"We thought Islamists and AMISOM were fighting last night, but this morning we just saw 11 dead camels," resident Farah Aden told Reuters. "Each camel had at least 10 bullet wounds -- the whole area was covered with blood."

"We admit there was a mistake and we've spoken to the owners," said Barigye Ba-hoku, spokesman for the AU troops who face nearly daily attacks from hardline Islamist rebels.

"It was our new forces and they were not aware of the camels' movements. They say they were attacked, and so opened fire," he told Reuters.

Violence has killed more than 18,000 Somalis since the start of 2007 and displaced another 1.5 million. Insurgents who want to impose their own harsh version of sharia law have been battling the country's Western-backed governments and AU forces.

 


AU soldiers mistake camels for Somali rebel attack | Login/Create an Account | 0 comments
The comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.

No Comments Allowed for Anonymous, please register

 
Related Links
· More about RavenNuke(tm)
· News by kwpnews


Most read story about RavenNuke(tm):
3 feared dead as Msa building collapses


Article Rating
Average Score: 0
Votes: 0

Please take a second and vote for this article:

Excellent
Very Good
Good
Regular
Bad


Options

 Printer Friendly Printer Friendly


Associated Topics

RavenNuke(tm)


 

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2008 by me.


You can send your comments to the editor. editor@ kenyaweeklypost.com


(Original PHP-Nuke Code Copyright © 2004 by Francisco Burzi)
Page Generation: 0.02 Seconds