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Kenya

Tear gas fired onto crowd of Nairobi schoolchildren at protest over loss of playground - @Reuters

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Kenya

Photo: Police in Langata suburb of Nairobi, Kenya, tear gas children after school is victim of land grab - @GitobuImanyara

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, KE

Authorities: At least 1 killed, several injured when 6-story residential building collapses in Nairobi, Kenya - @AFP

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Kenya al-Shabaab quarry attack, Dec. 2, 2014

Photo: Aircraft carrying bodies of the 36 killed in Kenya quarry attack today lands at Wilson Airport in Nairobi - @KenyaRedCross

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Kenya al-Shabaab bus attack, Nov. 22, 2014

Kenyan security forces have pursued and killed more than 100 militants and destroyed their camp in Somalia after the ambush of a Nairobi-bound bus that killed 28, Deputy President William Ruto says - @Reuters

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Nairobi mall attack, September 2013

Kenya is marking a year since the attack on Nairobi's Westgate shopping center, in which at least 67 people were killed - @BBCNews

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Ebola outbreak 2014-15

Korean Air Lines says it will suspend flights to and from Nairobi, Kenya, to prevent spread of Ebola - @Reuters

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Video: Cleanup and investigation efforts continue in the aftermath of a fatal cargo plane crash in Kenya's capital of Nairobi - @AP

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Update: 4 killed when Fokker 50 cargo plane crashed shortly after take-off in Nairobi, Kenya - @capitalfm_kenya

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Photo: Aftermath of cargo plane plane laden with khat which crashed into shops in Nairobi, Kenya - @NBCNewsPictures

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Authorities: Cargo plane crashed into commercial building shortly after takeoff near Nairobi, Kenya - @AFP

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Kenya

#BREAKING #Kenyan cargo plane #crashes into building after takeoff from #Nairobi’s int'l airport. Four feared killed. (Xinhua) - @cctvnews

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

4 people reportedly on board plane that crashed into residential building near Nairobi, Kenya - @TheKenyanPost

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Rescue officials: 2 ambulances dispatched to area near Nairobi, Kenya, after cargo plane reportedly crashes into building - @KenyaRedCross

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Editor's note: Photo by @wa_Rono appears to show fire after plane reportedly crashes into buildings near Nairobi, Kenya. - Jillian

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Plane crash near Nairobi, Kenya, July 1, 2014

Editor's note: We're seeing reports on Twitter of a plane crashing into buildings near Nairobi, Kenya. We're watching for more details. - Jillian

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Kenya

This morning I held talks with the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, at State House, Nairobi. http://twitter.com/UKenyatta/status/482842490853027840/photo/1 - @UKenyatta

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Kenya

400 British tourists now returned to the UK after tour operators flew them home early after violence in Kenyan capital Nairobi - @ITVNews

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Explosions in Nairobi, May 16, 2014

US official says no indication of who is responsible for deadly bombings in Kenya's capital of Nairobi earlier today - @NBCNews

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, KE

#BREAKING First pics emerge of Nairobi Gikomba market blasts http://t.co/TCkdXaNpnN #Kenya #Nairobi #terrorism - @IBTimesUK

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