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Friday, February 24, 2023 – The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) repulsed armed bandits who ambushed them in Kainuk, Turkana County, in what was perceived as a revenge mission.
Rift Valley regional Commissioner Abdi Hassan confirmed the incident the place KDF managed to overpower bandits in a shootout.
In line with Hassan, the armed bandits attacked the KDF officers however have been repulsed in a fierce shootout that led to the arrest of two.
Stories indicated that the bandits have been rebelling in opposition to the enforced radical measures by the federal government of President William Ruto to tame their operations.
“The one incident we had was in Kainuk, the place bandits tried to raid the police and assault members of the KDF.”
“I feel they met what they have been searching for, they have been repulsed, and we arrested two bandits,” Hassan said.
Locals additionally suspected that the bandits have been regrouping earlier than finishing up extra assaults.
One of many residents famous that bigger teams of armed bandits have been noticed of their traditional areas at 11 am.
Within the ongoing operations, the bandits misplaced their firemen, and a few have been killed, injured, or arrested, fuelling their want for revenge.
Kenya additionally contacted Uganda, asking President Yoweri Museveni to arrange a counter-operation to flush out bandits crossing into the neighbouring nation.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.