Kenya arrests 5 linked to terror attack, officials say

April 4, 2015 12:02 PM

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GARISSA, Kenya -- Even as the militant group al-Shabab vowed more attacks, Kenyan officials said Saturday that five "terrorists" were arrested in connection with a bloody assault on a Kenyan university and that more arrests are expected.

Interior Ministry spokesman Mwenda Njoka said on Twitter that security agencies picked up three people trying to cross into Somalia, where the al-Shabab militants are based.

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