Five dead as Kenyan police open fire on protesters

Updated June 25 2024 - 11:45pm, first published 11:39pm
Anti-riot police have used tear gas, water cannons and guns to quell violent protests in Kenya. (EPA PHOTO)
Anti-riot police have used tear gas, water cannons and guns to quell violent protests in Kenya. (EPA PHOTO)

Police have opened fire on demonstrators trying to storm Kenya's parliament, with at least five protesters killed, dozens wounded and sections of the building set ablaze as MPs inside passed legislation to raise taxes.

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