'Suddenly - light in my eyes, blows, confusion'

'Suddenly - light in my eyes, blows, confusion'

Rabbi Shmuel Notik, Chabad emissary in Nairobi, recounts tense moments he and his wife experienced during violent robbery of their home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 9:02 PM
'They stole everything they found - but didn't hurt the kids'

'They stole everything they found - but didn't hurt the kids'

'Bound, gagged, and beaten.' Chabad rabbi and his wife injured during violent home invasion. 'Tens of thousands of dollars in damages'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 12:24 PM
Kenya: Chabad emissaries assaulted in violent home invasion

Kenya: Chabad emissaries assaulted in violent home invasion

Chabad rabbi and his wife assaulted in their Nairobi home during robbery.Michal Levy, 4/24/2019, 11:22 AM
Al-Shabaab: Kenya attack because of Jerusalem recognition

Al-Shabaab: Kenya attack because of Jerusalem recognition

Al-Shabaab terrorist group says it carried out attack in Nairobi in retaliation for Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Elad Benari, 1/17/2019, 12:08 AM
American Jew who survived 9/11 attacks killed in Nairobi

American Jew who survived 9/11 attacks killed in Nairobi

Jewish businessman identified as one of the victims in terrorist shooting attack on hotel in Kenya.David Rosenberg, 1/16/2019, 1:22 PM
15 dead in terrorist attack in Kenyan capital

15 dead in terrorist attack in Kenyan capital

Gunmen attack hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. Al-Shabaab claims responsibility.Ben Ariel, 1/16/2019, 2:14 AM
Israeli team conducts CPR workshops in Kenya

Israeli team conducts CPR workshops in Kenya

Delegation from Israel's Rambam Hospital travels to Kenya to teach advanced resuscitation skills to local medical and nursing staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2018, 11:50 AM
PM departs for Kenya

PM departs for Kenya

'Our intention is to deepen ties with Africa by forging links with countries with which we do not have diplomatic relations.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2017, 9:45 AM
Kenya deports two Iranian terror suspects

Kenya deports two Iranian terror suspects

Kenyan court orders the deportation of two Iranian men accused of plotting an attack on the Israeli embassy.Ben Ariel, 12/15/2016, 6:44 AM
Iran demands Kenya release two suspected terrorists

Iran demands Kenya release two suspected terrorists

Iran says two of its citizens who were arrested in Kenya for filming the Israeli embassy are lawyers.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/2/2016, 9:45 PM
Iranians indicted over planned attack on Israeli embassy

Iranians indicted over planned attack on Israeli embassy

Two Iranians and their Kenyan driver charged over planned terror attack on Israeli embassy in Nairobi.David Rosenberg, 12/1/2016, 7:53 PM
Kenyan MPs in Knesset: We must join hands to fight terrorism'

Kenyan MPs in Knesset: We must join hands to fight terrorism'

MPs from Kenya visited the Knesset and discussed the need for countries to cooperate to fight terrorism.Gary Willig, 11/28/2016, 7:40 PM
Rabbis encounter crime and spirituality in Africa

Rabbis encounter crime and spirituality in Africa

Rabbi Shmuel Notik had an eye opening experience when he was intercepted by six men armed with knives in Nairobi.Cnaan Liphshiz, 9/8/2016, 3:04 AM
Chabad opening its first center in East Africa

Chabad opening its first center in East Africa

The Chabad-Lubavitch of Kenya will open in Nairobi as of the High Holidays this year.JTA, 7/15/2016, 3:43 AM
Assassination attempt on Netanyahu thwarted

Assassination attempt on Netanyahu thwarted

Kuwaiti paper reports attack on Prime Minister's convoy in Kenya thwarted by local authorities. PM's office denies claim.Nitsan Keidar, 7/7/2016, 1:52 PM
Netanyahu Meets Kenyan Christian Israel Supporters

Netanyahu Meets Kenyan Christian Israel Supporters

PM takes time out of busy Africa schedule to meet with Christian supporters of Israel, touts new friendships forming between nations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2016, 8:57 AM
Watch: PM Netanyahu speaks in Kenya

Watch: PM Netanyahu speaks in Kenya

As part of Africa tour, Netanyahu meets with Kenya's leadership, emphasizes need to cooperate in fighting terrorism. Watch KTN NeShai Landesman, 7/5/2016, 5:15 PM
Netanyahu makes historic visit to Africa

Netanyahu makes historic visit to Africa

Marking 40 years since the Entebbe raid in which his brother Yoni was killed, Netanyahu visits Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2016, 8:39 AM
'ICC pursues partisan interests, not justice'

'ICC pursues partisan interests, not justice'

Senior Kenyan official says International Criminal Court has no legitimacy, protects terrorists 'in the name of civil liberties.'Eliran Aharon, 6/21/2016, 7:15 PM
Monkey causes nationwide blackout in Kenya

Monkey causes nationwide blackout in Kenya

An entire African nation loses all power for hours on end - culprit turns out to be a mischievous monkey, who appeared remorseless.Ari Yashar, 6/8/2016, 10:58 AM
Egyptian official calls Africans 'dogs and slaves'

Egyptian official calls Africans 'dogs and slaves'

Kenyan diplomat demands apology from Cairo after Arab diplomat's racist remarks at UN environment conference.Ari Soffer, 6/1/2016, 10:08 AM
PLO blasts Kenyan president's visit

PLO blasts Kenyan president's visit

PLO condemns Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta for visiting eastern Jerusalem and the Jordan Valley, which it considers "illegal settlements".Ben Ariel, 2/26/2016, 6:13 AM
Watch: PM welcomes Israel's 'leading' African ally

Watch: PM welcomes Israel's 'leading' African ally

Kenyan President makes state visit and signs cooperation treaties, as two countries vow to fight 'militant Islamic terror' together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 3:53 PM
Obama in Kenya: Criticizes Gay Rights Record

Obama in Kenya: Criticizes Gay Rights Record

US President Obama offers both praise and criticism to his Kenyan counterpart.Matt Wanderman, 7/25/2015, 9:49 PM
Obama to be Greeted by Nude Anti-Gay Demo in Kenya

Obama to be Greeted by Nude Anti-Gay Demo in Kenya

Bizarre demo to 'educate' Obama on differences between men and women, claiming president trying to spread homosexuality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 5:08 PM
Obama Offered 50 Cows to Marry His Daughter

Obama Offered 50 Cows to Marry His Daughter

Will he accept? Kenyan lawyer offers Obama 50 cows, 70 sheep and 30 goats to marry his 16-year-old daughter Malia.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 11:15 AM
143 Killed in Kenya Terror Attack

143 Killed in Kenya Terror Attack

More than 500 students reportedly rescued after Somali Islamist terror attack at university; Christians reportedly singled out for murder.Gil Ronen, 4/2/2015, 8:07 PM
Somali Terrorists Separate Muslims in Attack

Somali Terrorists Separate Muslims in Attack

Al-Shabaab terrorists murder 28 in attack on bus in Kenya, pick out victims based on ability to read from the Koran.Ari Yashar, 11/22/2014, 10:54 PM
Iranians Sentenced over Fake Israeli Passports

Iranians Sentenced over Fake Israeli Passports

Two Iranians sentenced with jail time or fine for traveling with fake Israeli passports, but mystery remains over their true plans.Cynthia Blank, 10/1/2014, 5:22 PM
Iranians with Fake Israeli Passports Claim Asylum

Iranians with Fake Israeli Passports Claim Asylum

Two Iranians arrested in Kenya say they will be killed if sent back to Iran - but why were they flying to Tel Aviv?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2014, 5:11 PM
Kenya: Iranians Caught with Fake Israeli Passports

Kenya: Iranians Caught with Fake Israeli Passports

Terror attack or just criminal? Mystery deepens after Iranians attempt to board flight to Tel Aviv with stolen passports.Tova Dvorin, 9/19/2014, 11:30 AM
Israel Condemns Kenya Terror Attack

Israel Condemns Kenya Terror Attack

Foreign Ministry statement denounces 'brutal and unwarranted violence' in which terrorists shout 'Allahu Akbar' and kill 58 Christians.Ari Yashar, 6/19/2014, 10:49 PM
Kenyan Runner Wins Jerusalem Marathon

Kenyan Runner Wins Jerusalem Marathon

Roland Kimeli Kurgat beats previous record by 19 seconds. Mayor Nir Barkat praises large turnout.Neri Weiss, 3/21/2014, 1:44 PM
African Leaders Try to Negotiate South Sudan Peace

African Leaders Try to Negotiate South Sudan Peace

Flaring violence since December 15 in struggle between President Salva Kiir and former deputy Riek Machar. Over 1,000 thought to be dead.Ari Yashar, 12/27/2013, 12:58 PM
Kenya: Attackers Likely Escaped Westgate Mall

Kenya: Attackers Likely Escaped Westgate Mall

NYPD report reveals how poorly-coordinated response to attack on Nairobi mall in September probably allowed attackers to escape.Ari Soffer, 12/11/2013, 10:53 AM
Kenya Charges 4 in Connection with Nairobi Attack

Kenya Charges 4 in Connection with Nairobi Attack

Four Somalis charged with "supporting a terrorist group" in connection with the Westgate mall massacre.Elad Benari, 11/5/2013, 4:42 AM
Kenya Bombs Somali Al-Qaeda Camp

Kenya Bombs Somali Al-Qaeda Camp

Kenyan warplanes bomb al-Shabab terrorist training camp in Somalia; operation in retaliation to Nairobi Mall attack.Ari Yashar, 11/1/2013, 8:59 AM
Israel Warned Kenya Before Nairobi Attack

Israel Warned Kenya Before Nairobi Attack

Kenya received information warning of an impending attack before terrorists stormed the Westgate mall, according to security sources.Elad Benari, 9/30/2013, 4:46 AM
Interpol Issues Arrest Warrant for 'White Widow'

Interpol Issues Arrest Warrant for 'White Widow'

Samantha Lewthwaite, the British widow of London 7/7 bomber is suspected of involvement in Kenya terror.Adam Ross, 9/26/2013, 10:51 PM
No Verification Americans Involved in Kenya Attack

No Verification Americans Involved in Kenya Attack

The United States has not confirmed that any Americans were involved in the Kenyan mall attack, says Attorney General.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/26/2013, 12:45 AM
Terrorists: Foreigners Are 'Legitimate Target'

Terrorists: Foreigners Are 'Legitimate Target'

Members of Al-Shabaab confirm they separated Muslims from non-Muslims in Kenya mall terror attack.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/25/2013, 10:14 PM
Kenya: Israel Helping Investigate Mall Attack

Kenya: Israel Helping Investigate Mall Attack

Kenyan minister says that Israel is one of the countries assisting in a forensic investigation of the terror attack on the Westgate mall.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/25/2013, 6:31 PM
Kenyan President says Westgate Siege is Over

Kenyan President says Westgate Siege is Over

Following a final gun battle with terrorists, three days of mourning have been called to mark one of Kenya's darkest chapters.Adam Ross, 9/25/2013, 1:14 AM
Israeli Support in Nairobi Highlights Ties

Israeli Support in Nairobi Highlights Ties

As reports emerge of Israeli security advisers aiding their Kenyan counterparts in bloody mall siege, why are Israeli-Kenyan ties so strong?Arutz Sheva, 9/24/2013, 6:40 PM
Kenya Mall Siege Continues as Fresh Gunfire Erupts

Kenya Mall Siege Continues as Fresh Gunfire Erupts

Over 60 people remain unaccounted for at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.Adam Ross, 9/24/2013, 4:23 PM
4 Year Old Boy Confronts Terrorists, Escapes Alive

4 Year Old Boy Confronts Terrorists, Escapes Alive

"Islam is not a bad religion," gunmen tell wounded victim, before allowing children to escape with candy bars.Ari Soffer, 9/24/2013, 12:52 PM
India: Nairobi Attack Brings Back Bitter Memories

India: Nairobi Attack Brings Back Bitter Memories

Survivors of 2008 Mumbai attacks say assault by Al Shabaab terrorists on Kenyan mall reminds them of their own experiences.Arutz Sheva, 9/24/2013, 12:15 PM
Kenya Blames Al-Qaeda for Terror Attack

Kenya Blames Al-Qaeda for Terror Attack

Al-Shabaab was not acting alone in the attack in Nairobi, Kenya's Foreign Minister says in an interview.Elad Benari, 9/24/2013, 6:14 AM
Kenyan Troops Take Control of Attacked Mall

Kenyan Troops Take Control of Attacked Mall

Kenyan troops are "in control" of the Nairobi mall that was attacked by Al-Shabaab, says interior ministry.Elad Benari, 9/24/2013, 1:13 AM
Explosions in 'Final Assault' on Kenya Mall

Explosions in 'Final Assault' on Kenya Mall

Kenyan troops are carrying out a major assault against al Shabaab terrorists inside Westgate mall.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2013, 8:06 AM
Al-Shabaab: Americans Are Among Kenya Terrorists

Al-Shabaab: Americans Are Among Kenya Terrorists

Somali-based terror group tweeted the names of Americans it claimed took part in the attack on a mall in Nairobi.Elad Benari, 9/23/2013, 5:46 AM
Video Shows Dramatic Moments of Kenya Attack

Video Shows Dramatic Moments of Kenya Attack

Mobile phone video footage shows the moment that terrorists began executing shoppers in the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.Elad Benari, 9/23/2013, 3:16 AM
Kenya: Most Hostages Rescued from Shopping Mall

Kenya: Most Hostages Rescued from Shopping Mall

Most of the hostages being held by terrorists in a shopping mall in Nairobi have been rescued. At least 68 are confirmed dead.Elad Benari, 9/23/2013, 2:14 AM
Israeli Forces Join Efforts to End Kenya Siege

Israeli Forces Join Efforts to End Kenya Siege

Gunmen, hostages, still reportedly holed up in shopping mall amid continuing reports that non-Muslims were deliberately singled out.Ari Soffer, 9/22/2013, 12:45 PM
Israeli Man Describes Horror of Kenya Massacre

Israeli Man Describes Horror of Kenya Massacre

Israeli man Yariv Keidar narrowly escaped with his life as several around him were gunned down.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 8:32 AM
Somali Terrorists Claim Kenya Attack

Somali Terrorists Claim Kenya Attack

Somali Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for attack in Nairobi, says attack is retaliation for Kenya’s military intervention in Somalia.Elad Benari, 9/22/2013, 5:03 AM
Kenya Iranian Terror Plotters Get Life in Prison

Kenya Iranian Terror Plotters Get Life in Prison

A Kenyan court on Monday sentenced two Iranians to life in prison on terror-related charges, after they planned to attack Israeli businessesDavid Lev, 5/6/2013, 9:45 PM