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Victims of the Kenya mall attack


The attack on the upscale Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killed dozens of people and wounded scores of others. The dead include Africans, Europeans, Asians and North Americans. Here are details about some of the victims.


President Uhuru Kenyatta's nephew and the nephew's fiancee are among the dead.


Two Indians, an 8-year-old and a 40-year-old, were killed, and four others were wounded, an External Affairs Ministry spokesman said.


At least three British nationals were killed, according to the Foreign Office.


Two French women were killed, President Francois Hollande said.

South Africa

One South African citizen was killed, according to the country's International Relations Department.


Two Canadians, including a diplomat, died, according to Prime Minister Stephen Harper.


Poet Kofi Awoonor died, the country's presidential office said. He also was a professor and served as an ambassador in Brazil, Cuba and at the United Nations.

The Netherlands

A 33-year-old Dutch woman died, Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans said.


A 38-year-old woman was killed; her son was injured and hospitalized in stable condition, the Chinese Embassy in Kenya said.

United States

The wife of a foreign service national working for the U.S. Agency for International Development was killed, and five Americans were injured, U.S. officials said.

Associated Press

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