Tuesday, November 25, 2003

Kenya: ex-MP charged with murder of Somali peace delegate

A Kenyan politician has been charged with the murder of a delegate at the ongoing Somali peace talks in Nairobi.

Adan Keynan is alleged to have killed Sheikh Ibrahim Ali Abdulleh. The ex-MP, who is also of Somali origin, denies the charges saying they are political.

... Early this month, Ahmed Rashid Mohamed, another delegate at the talks was also killed. (link)