Cape Town – Forensic experts were on Wednesday combing the
scene of terror attack at the Westgate mall in Nairobi in a bid to piece
together evidence of the weapons used by Islamist gunmen during the attack,
a report said.
According to Standard Media, the experts also wanted to find
out evidence of the planning and the motive of the tragic “slaughter” of
The report said experts from Britain, Israel and the US had
teamed up with Kenyan colleagues from the police and military as they got
operations under way to clear the mall.
Meanwhile the country has begun three days of national
mourning following the end of the four-day siege by Islamist militants at the mall.
President Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Wednesday that the
siege at the shopping mall was over, saying the attack by Islamist gunmen were
"immense" and that 67 people had died.