Kenya: Trial for Iranian Terror Suspects Delayed

The hearing for Iranians Ahmed Mohammed and Sayed Mansour, who were charged with possession of explosives and suspected of planning bombings in Kenya, was cut short on the second day and pushed back until August.

In the dock (file photo): Iranians Ahmed Mohammed and Sayed are charged with possession of explosives and suspected of plotting a series of terrorist attacks in Kenya.

  • Kenya:  Iranian Terror Suspects Now Face Fresh Charges

    The Star, 24 July 2012

    TWO Iranian nationals arrested over terrorism links were yesterday charged afresh after the state preferred more charges against them. They were initially charged with two counts. ... read more »

  • Somalia:  Iranian Terror Suspect Trial Begins in Nairobi

    Shabelle Media Network, 24 July 2012

    A trial of two Iranian terror suspects accused of being in possession of dangerous explosive materials that could be used to make a bomb kicked off in a Kenyan court on Monday. read more »

  • Kenya:  Iranians Linked to Terrorism Released On Sh2 Million Bail

    The Star, 17 July 2012

    TWO Iranian nationals arrested over terrorism links have been granted a cash bail of Sh2 million and a Kenyan surety of Sh5 million each. read more »

  • Kenya:  'Bomb Suspects Work With Iran Intelligence'

    The Star, 11 July 2012

    THE two Iranian men being tried for possession of explosives allegedly came to Kenya as intermediaries. read more »