The death toll of those killed at Westgate shopping mall attack has risen to 68,according to the Kenya Red Cross. This is after nine more bodies were recovered in a joint rescue mission. The number of those injured in the attack remains at 175.
Security operations are still ongoing to rescue several hostages still held inside the mall by a group of 10-15 terrorists. Over 1000 hostages have been rescued from the siege that is now in its second day.