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  9/22/2013, Tishrei 18, 5774

Hostages Still Held in Nairobi Terror Attack

The Kenyan government has announced that an disclosed amount of hostages are still being held by terrorists in Nairobi's Westgate Mall. During the course of the night (Saturday) at least five hostages are known to have been released.

The Al Qaeda-linked terror organization, Al Shabab, has claimed responsibility for the attack that has killed at least 39 and injured upward from 150 people.