Blasts strike north Kenya, Red Cross says at least 12 wounded

December 1, 2014 7:47 PM

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MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Blasts struck Wajir town in northern Kenya near the border with Somalia on Monday evening and wounded at least 12 people, the Kenya Red Cross and police said.

The blasts, which one police officer said may have been set off by Somali Islamist militants, struck an area in Wajir called Ngamia, where there is a social club used by government workers and police posts.

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