Dramatic Images: Kenya Terror Attack

Gunmen stormed a crowded shopping mall frequented by Westerners in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, leaving at least 68 dead, according to Kenyan police.

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Islamic extremist gunmen lobbed grenades and fired assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall, killing dozens and wounding over a hundred in the attack. See dramatic photos from inside the seized Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Inside the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Inside the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Inside the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Inside the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Inside the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya.
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Family members comfort one another after identifying the body of a loved one lost in the Westgate Mall hostage siege in Nairobi, Kenya, Tuesday Sept. 24 2013.
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Family members outside the Nairobi City Mortuary in Nairobi mourn the death of loved ones killed in the Westgate attack in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
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Ann Gakii, reacts at the Nairobi City Mortuary after identifying the body of her father, who was killed in the mall attack, in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013
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Relatives of Johnny Mutinda Musango, 48, weep after identifying his body at the city morgue in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday Sept. 24 2013. Musango was one of the victims of the Westgate Mall hostage siege.
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Kenyan army soldiers with sniffer dogs patrol near the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
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Paramedics and police officers run outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi after heavy shooting started Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Kenya's military launched a major operation at the upscale Nairobi mall and said it had rescued "most" of the hostages being held captive by al-Qaida-linked militants during the standoff.
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Stephen, center, who lost his father in Saturday's attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, is comforted by relatives as he waits for the postmortem exam at the city morgue Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Islamic extremist gunmen lobbed grenades and fired assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall Saturday, killing dozens and wounding over a hundred in the attack. Early Monday morning gunmen remained holed up inside the mall with an unknown number of hostages.
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Heavy smoke rises from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi Kenya Monday Sept. 23 2013. Multiple large blasts have rocked the mall where a hostage siege is in its third day. Associated Press reporters on the scene heard multiple blasts and a barrage of gunfire. Security forces have been attempting to rescue an unknown number of hostages inside the mall.
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Armed police from the General Service Unit take cover behind a wall during a bout of gunfire, outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Hostages being held by al-Qaida-linked terrorists in a Nairobi mall have not been released despite an earlier statement from the military that "most" had been rescued, a person connected to the situation told The Associated Press on Monday.
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Kenyan security forces ask journalists to move back into a parking lot outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Islamic extremist gunmen lobbed grenades and fired assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall Saturday, killing dozens and wounding over a hundred in the attack.
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Stephen, center, who lost his father in Saturday's attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, is comforted by relatives as he waits for the post mortem exam at the city morgue Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Islamic extremist gunmen lobbed grenades and fired assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall Saturday, killing dozens and wounding over a hundred in the attack.
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Onlookers observe from an overlooking hill as a plume of black smoke billows over the Westgate Mall, following large explosions and heavy gunfire, in Nairobi, Kenya Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. Four large blasts rocked Kenya's Westgate Mall on Monday, sending large plumes of smoke over an upscale suburb as Kenyan military forces sought to rescue an unknown number of hostages.
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Trucks of soldiers from the Kenya Defense Forces arrive after dawn outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. Islamic extremist gunmen lobbed grenades and fired assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall Saturday, killing dozens and wounding over a hundred in the attack.
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Relatives help a woman at the Nairobi City Mortuary after she identified the body of a victim of the mall attack in Kenya.
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A Kenyan woman is helped to safety after masked gunmen stormed the Westgate shopping mall and sprayed gunfire on shoppers and staff, killing at least 30 on September 21, 2013 in Nairobi. A witness said that gunmen armed with AK-47s and grenades entered the mall around noon local time and told Muslims to stand up and leave and that non-Muslims would be targeted, according to the AP
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A woman (C) who had been held hostage reacts in shock on September 21, 2013 after she was freed following a security operation at the shopping mall. The militant Islamic group al-Shabab, based in neighboring Somalia, claimed responsibility for the attack via Twitter.
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A woman is trolled into an ambulance after masked gunmen stormed a mall in Nairobi. U.S. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said said that the department had received reports that Americans were among the 150 injured in the attack.
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A security officer helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.
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Armed police leave after entering the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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An injured man is wheeled in upon his arrival at the Aga Khan hospital in Nairobi, on September 21,2013 after masked attackers stormed the Westgate mall.
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An injured person arrives in an ambulance at the Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi after an attack at the Westgate Mall.
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A rescue worker helps a child outside the Westgate Mall.
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A body is carried by medical personnel outside the Westgate Mal in Nairobi. Witnesses say a half dozen grenades also went off along with volleys of gunfire in and around the mall.
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People run from the Westgate Mall after armed men staged an attack.
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The mother and a security guard help a child outside the Westgate Mall.
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A policeman carries a baby to safety after masked gunmen stormed the Westgate mall.
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A woman who had been hiding during the gun battle runs for cover after armed police, seen behind, enter the Westgate Mall.
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Military personel mobilise on September 21, 2013 outside an upmarket shopping mall in Nairobi.
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Mall officials and policemen scatter as gunfire is ringing out on September 21, 2013, during a security operation at the mall.
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A Red Cross assistant helps a child outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.
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Security helps people outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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A security officer helps a wounded woman outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Armed police crouch down and take position during a gun battle outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Armed police leave after entering the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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The mother and a security guard help a child outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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A soldier moves to take up a position outside an upscale shopping mall, seen background, in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Shoppers are helped to evacuate the area of an upscale shopping mall, seen background, in Nairobi, Kenya.
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A woman who had been hiding during the gun battle runs for cover after armed police, seen behind, enter the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Armed special forces aim their weapons at the Westgate Mall.
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Relatives help a woman at the Nairobi City Mortuary after she identified the body of a victim of the mall attack in Kenya, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. Kenyan authorities said Islamic extremist attackers remain inside the upscale Kenyan shopping mall, holding an unknown number of hostages, after killing at least 39 and injuring 150 during Saturday's attack. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
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