Kenyan mall siege continues

9/24/2013, 9:55 a.m.

Despite claims by Kenyan authorities that their forces have gained control over the Westgate Mall, by Tuesday morning gunshots could still be heard at the mall while Kenyans looked on.

Meanwhile, three Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers were killed and eight other injured in the Westgate shopping mall attack.

A statement by KDF Information Operations Officer Colonel Cyrus Oguna said 11 KDF soldiers sustained injuries and were admitted at Defence Forces Memorial.

“Regrettably, 3 of them succumbed to their injuries,” Col. Oguna said. Read more