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Suspected terrorists kill two people at Mombasa church

By STANDARD REPORTER | Updated Sun, March 23rd 2014 at 00:00 GMT +3

By CYRUS OMBATI

MOMBASA, KENYA: Gunmen suspected to be terrorists have attacked a church in Likoni, Mombasa and killed 2 before injuring several.

Police and witnesses said the gunmen had posed as other worshipers before opening fire randomly and later escaped on foot.

Police have arrived at the Joy Church where the attack happened. The incident comes a week after police intercepted deadly arsenal of explosives that were to be used at undisclosed place in the area. Two suspects are in court over the seizure.

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