Mombasa Muslims fear government crackdown

Locals voice concerns after Kenyan government claims youths being radicalised by what it terms extreme Muslim leaders.

    The Kenyan government says it is worried that young men in Mombasa are being radicalised by what it describe as extreme Muslim leaders.
     
    But local Muslims say they are concerned they are becoming the targets of a government crackdown, after a police raid killed eight people at a mosque on Sunday.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Mombasa.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.