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    Kenyan police accused of torturing Somalis

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Kenyan police are being accused of torturing and raping refugees from the Somali community, allegations put forward by Human Rights Watch. The group released a report saying the abuses took place between November 2012 and January this year. The crackdown began after a series of bomb blasts in Nairobi. The authorities blamed Al Shabaab, fighters attempting to overthrow the government in Somalia. Al Jazeera's Peter Greste reports from Nairobi.