Kenyan troop keeps watch at the Garrisa airstrip near the Somali-Kenyan ...
Oct 18th, 2011
(Reuters) - Kenyan troop keeps watch at the Garrisa airstrip near the Somali-Kenyan border October 18, 2011. Al Qaeda-linked militants prepared to defend a south Somali town on Tuesday from advancing Kenyan and government troops, while a suicide car bomb killed six people in Mogadishu during a visit by a Kenyan minister. REUTERS/Gregory Olando (KENYA - Tags: MILITARY) -
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