Al-Shabaab warns tourists visiting 'war zone' Kenya

A boy peers into a torched car in Mpeketoni, the morning after the Al-Shabaab raid. Credit: Reuters

Al-Shabaab, the Islamist terror group claiming responsibility for yesterday's killings, has issued a warning to tourists.

In a statement, the group said, "Kenya is now officially a war zone and as such any tourists visiting the country do so at their own peril."

Read: Foreign Office warning to travelers over Al-Shabaab

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