A Church Attack in Nairobi’s “Little Mogadishu”

A policeman stands guard next to the site where a blast ripped through a church in Nairobi on September 30, 2012. ( SIMON MAINA/AFP/Getty Images)

New piece in GlobalPost‘s Ground Truth blog.

“It came time to pray for the children and we heard a bang,” said Paris Gikonyo, who was attending services at St. Polycarp Church in Nairobi’s Eastleigh neighborhood when a bomb exploded in the adjacent Sunday school. “I had two grandchildren in there, so I rushed over. Everyone ran over to save the children.”  Read more…

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