Kenya keeps quiet on military defeat
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No answers from Kenya on deaths of 150 troops

At least 150 Kenyan troops are thought to have been killed when an African Union base at el-Ade in Somalia was overrun by al-Shabab militants in January.

A United Nations report criticised the Kenyan Defence Forces, calling the attack the largest military defeat in Kenyan history.

But the Kenyan government still refuses to comment on the numbers killed - or what went wrong. Alastair Leithead reports.

  • 06 Dec 2016