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Nov 06, 2013

nairobi-kenya-mall-attack-terror-terrorism-suspects-trial-truth-frequency-radio-chris-geo-sheree-geo-alternative-media-news-informationFrom Nima Elbagir, CNN

Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) — Four people were charged Monday, accused of involvement in the attack on the Westgate mall in Kenya, but each pleaded not guilty.

The Somali terror group Al-Shabaab, an affiliate of al Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the bloody four-day siege at the upscale mall in Nairobi, during which at least 67 people were killed. The attack began on September 21.

Questions remain about those who carried out the attack and the response by security forces.

Monday’s court appearance by the four defendants only created new questions. Authorities said they weren’t even sure of two of the defendants’ names.

All four are believed to be from Somalia, but authorities said two of them had Kenyan identification cards and citizenship papers. The hearing was delayed two hours to find a translator when the defendants claimed to be unable to speak Swahili or English.

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