5 in court for Garissa raid

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Five men were charged in a Kenyan court on Thurs­day with 162 counts of ter­ror­ism af­ter the as­sault by mil­i­tant Is­lamists on the Garissa Uni­ver­sity Col­lege in April. The charge sheet al­leges four Kenyans and a Tan­za­nian con­spired to com­mit “a ter­ror­ist act” at the col­lege. They de­nied the charges. The five are the first peo­ple to be charged in con­nec­tion with the massacre in which 148 peo­ple, mainly stu­dents, were killed.

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