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Old 15 January 2019, 10:17
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Nairobi Kenya hotel under attack!

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world...=.bc0a7518cdfd


My best friends wife was suppose to leave Friday for a medical trip to Nairobi, so she is freaking out right now.

Terrible.
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Old 15 January 2019, 17:52
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Anyone in the region? Any updates?
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Old 15 January 2019, 22:44
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Jules lives in that AO but is currently in MOG. I spoke to him today. A mutual friend was in the compound but got out safely.
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Old 15 January 2019, 22:53
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This was in a fairly well to do hotel location. I got 5 people out who were in nearby locations because the perimeter effectively trapped everyone in or out. Moved a couple to the beach near Mombasa, on a small plane and the others to the mountains at Hemingways.
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Old 16 January 2019, 05:55
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I’m in Kenya. The Al-Shabaab militants have been neutralised by Police SWAT/SF teams. 14 Confirmed deaths sadly but very many (hundreds) rescued.
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Old 17 January 2019, 14:37
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Looks like the SAS was involved
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/s...tims-tr8gkql0d
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Old 17 January 2019, 18:39
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Apparently he, and some US SOF were training locals - he happened to be shopping in the area and had his shit with him. He didn't have to wait for 1 other SAS member to arrive, before entering.
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Old 17 January 2019, 20:27
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With a LaRue RISR, no less.
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Old 17 January 2019, 21:01
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He didn't have to wait for 1 other SAS member to arrive, before entering.
Exactly.

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Well played Mr Balaclava. Hell yeah.
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Old 20 January 2019, 10:00
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He did exactly what a Warrior should do during active shooter situations!

Good for him....
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