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Originally published on Mon September 23, 2013 10:35 am
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
On a Monday morning, it's MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm David Greene.
STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:
And I'm Steve Inskeep. The siege of a Kenyan shopping mall was one of several spectacular acts of violence over the weekend. Each act only highlighted a long-running conflict that has continued for years somewhere off in our peripheral vision.
GREENE: The Somali group Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for the attack on a mall in Kenya. Gunshots and explosions continued there today on the third day of the siege.
INSKEEP: And attack on a Shiite Muslim funeral in Iraq killed more than 100 people. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.