Kenya's relations with Britain are under strain over an incident in which a Kenyan civilian was shot and killed during a military training exercise. A British Army sergeant who has been unable to leave Kenya for more than seven months following the shooting is at the center of a tussle between the two governments over the case. The circumstances of the shooting are still unclear and the soldier is confined to a British base while the two governments wrangle over legal jurisdiction.
Kenya: UK Soldier Stranded in Kenya After Shooting Civilian
Ads by Google
Copyright © 2013 The Star. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.