‘Al-Shabab claimed its fighters had killed 100 people, but the group’s claims are frequently exaggerated.
“We are treating this as a terrorist attack,” Benson Kibue, a police chief said. “
Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group claims responsibility for deadly Kenya mall attack
Witnesses say the gunmen asked victims they had cornered if they were Muslim: If the answer was yes, several witnesses said, those people were free to go. The non-Muslims were not.