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Kenya's post-election crisis (2008)

Kenya suffered its worst humanitarian crisis since independence following the December 30 results of a hotly-contested presidential election.

A Pregnant woman runs past burning shacks in Nairobi's Mathare slum during post-election violence. [31 December 2007]
A Pregnant woman runs past burning shacks in Nairobi's Mathare slum during post-election violence. [31 December 2007] (Julius Mwelu/IRIN)

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