Kenya Red Cross News

19 still missing after Dusit attack

In an update, the Kenya Red Cross (KRC) said it received 94 missing cases and had managed to resolve 75 of them by 8:30pm Wednesday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Nineteen people still missing after deadly militant attack in Kenya - Red Cross

Related Coverage Kenya Red Cross - everyone missing after hotel attack now accounted for Asked about the claim, a White House National Security Council spokesman said in a statement: “This senseless act is a stark reminder of why the United States remains resolved in our fight to defeat radical Islamist terrorism.” The bloody bodies of five attackers were broadcast across social media as Kenyatta announced the end of the siege, which echoed a 2013 al Shabaab assault that killed 67 people in the Westgate shopping centre in the same district.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Families search for missing relatives following terror attack

According to the Kenya Red Cross, some 50 people are still missing despite the rescue operation having been called off.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Kenya hotel siege over, militants and at least 21 victims dead

REUTERS/Baz Ratner Fifty people believed to have been in the complex remained unaccounted for on Wednesday afternoon, the Kenya Red Cross said, raising the possibility of a much higher final death toll.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Kenya hotel siege over as militants, 21 victims dead

Fifty people believed to have been in the complex remained unaccounted for on Wednesday afternoon, the Kenya Red Cross said, raising the possibility of a much higher final death toll.

IOL , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

14 Riverside Drive attack: Kenya Red Cross says 50 people still missing

- At least 50 people are still missing 24 hours after the 14 Riverside Drive terrorist attack - Kenya Red Cross released the official figures which included 700 people who were evacuated - There were 94 cases of missing persons reported, with only 44 of those finally being closed The Kenya Red Cross has confirmed at least 50 people are still unaccounted for 24 hours after the terror attack in DusitD2 hotel in Riverside Drive, Nairobi.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Death toll from Dusit attack rises to 21, two suspects arrested

This comes as Kenya Red Cross reported a reduction in the number of missing persons.

The Star , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

50 unaccounted for after Dusit terror attack - Kenya Red Cross

50 people are still unaccounted for following the Dusit complex terror attack in 14 Riverside Drive on Tuesday, The Kenya Red Cross Society has said.

The Star , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Timeline of attack

4:15PM: Kenya Red Cross personnel are seen treating the injured, as ambulances make their way to the scene.

The Star , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Somali militants: 'Kenya attack revenge for Trump's Jerusalem policy'

Fifty people believed to have been in the complex remained unaccounted for by mid-afternoon on Wednesday, the Kenya Red Cross said, raising the prospect of a higher death toll even after President Uhuru Kenyatta declared the militants defeated.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019