"According to witness testimony killed at least 15 people when armed extremists took into a hotel complex in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, and opened fire."
"the Authorities stated late in the evening that the building was secured by the police and the military, but when the survivors during the night would be evacuated, there were reports of new shootings and explosions."
"A source stated at midnight for Reuters at least 14 people have been killed and an anonymous police officer told AFP that he saw 14 dead people in the complex. An hour later, reported Reuters, to the 15 dead had been taken to a morgue. One of them was a british citizen, an american."
"When police and military during the night was trying to evacuate about 50 survivors are from the building was heard further gunfire and explosions. According to eyewitnesses, the employees received a number of persons, among them a pregnant woman. There are no consistent data on how many still need to be evacuated, a source stated for Reuters that it was "
"Started with an explosion"
"the Interior minister Fred Matiang'i announced at 23 o'clock on Tuesday evening, around eight hours after the attack commenced, all the buildings had been secured. He gave, however, no information about what had happened with the bombers, but said that the security forces still searched the area, writes Reuters."
"According to the police, launched the attack on Tuesday afternoon by an explosion among the cars outside the complex, and that a suicide bomber then detonated an explosive device at the hotel before the armed men took themselves in, reports the kenyan media."
"A spokesperson for the terrorrörelsen al-Shabaab said in an early stage that it was behind the attack."
" the Operation is in progress. We will give details later, said the sunniextrema the group's military spokesman Abdiasis Abu Musab to the Reuters news agency."
"It is not clear how many attackers who went to the attack, but it is estimated to be at least six people. According to Reuters, a suspected bad people have been arrested."
"– We have ordered out terrorenheten and the criminal investigation department, said Charles Owino to the kenyan newspaper The Star earlier on Tuesday."
"al-Shabaab evolved from a radical youth group within the movement, the Islamic courts' supreme council, which controlled the Somali capital, Mogadishu, in 2006, before it was driven out by ethiopian forces."
"The sunniextrema the movement, which is associated with al-Qaida, is terrorstämplad, is estimated to consist of many thousand persons, and applying an extreme form of islamic sharia law. Foreign jihadists have traveled to Somalia to join the group."
"the Group is behind a series of bloody attacks in Somalia and is fighting the internationally recognised government in the country. Since Kenya entered the conflict in 2011 to fight the al-Shabaab movement has carried out a series of deadly attacks in granlandet."