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David Cameron has described the mall attack in Kenya as “an absolutely sickening and despicable act of appalling brutality”.
Three British nationals have been confirmed dead after the terror attack in Nairobi, with the Foreign Office warning the number could rise.
Prime Minister David Cameron described the assault on the Westgate shopping centre as an “absolutely sickening and despicable act of appalling brutality”.
Mr Cameron said people in the UK should prepare for “further bad news” as the situation developed.
UK staff from Addis Ababa in Ethopia have travelled to assist with the efforts in Nairobi and a rapid deployment team had been sent from London, the Foreign Office said.
Foreign Secretary William Hague has chaired a meeting of the Government’s emergency committee Cobra to co-ordinate the response to the situation.
– The Telegraph