In Kenya, a hero’s burial

Los Angeles Times - - THE WORLD -

Nelli Tonui weeps at the fu­neral of her hus­band, Cpl. Kip­ke­moi Tonui, who died April 2 fight­ing Shabab ter­ror­ists at Garissa Uni­ver­sity Col­lege. Thou­sands of Kenyans flooded the Rift Val­ley vil­lage of Cheleget to honor him. At right, mem­bers of his po­lice unit, trained in counter-ter­ror­ism and close-quar­ters com­bat, fire a salute.

Pho­to­graphs by Brian In­ganga As­so­ci­ated Press

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