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Westgate attackers named

Kenya's military spokesman has released the names of four attackers implicated in the four-day-long siege at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi.

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  1. Rohit Kachroo

'Four to six attackers' involved in Kenyan mall siege

Four of the attackers have been named by the military spokesperson. Credit: Reuters

Kenyan police now believe four to six attackers carried out the Westgate attack. The government initially said there were 10 to 15. They had also said British and Americans were involved.

"There was no woman" among the attackers, Kenyan police chief says. Eyewitnesses said they saw or heard a woman leading the attack.

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