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Islamist Militants Attack Nairobi Mall

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Smoke rises from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 25 2013. Gunshots rang out from the upscale mall in the morning, the day after the president declared an end to a four-day siege by Islamic militants. 
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Smoke rises from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 25 2013. Gunshots rang out from the upscale mall in the morning, the day after the president declared an end to a four-day siege by Islamic militants. 

Catholic nuns pray near the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013.
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Catholic nuns pray near the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013.

Fresh graves of Westgate Shopping Centre shooting victims are pictured in a cemetery in Nairobi, Sept. 25, 2013. 
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Fresh graves of Westgate Shopping Centre shooting victims are pictured in a cemetery in Nairobi, Sept. 25, 2013. 

Kenyan security forces stand on the top floor of a building facing the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013.
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Kenyan security forces stand on the top floor of a building facing the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013.

A Kenya Defense Forces soldier stands resting with his gun while others patrol on the empty road near the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 25, 2013. 
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A Kenya Defense Forces soldier stands resting with his gun while others patrol on the empty road near the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 25, 2013. 

Mary Italo, center, grieves with other relatives for her son Thomas Abayo Italo, 33, who was killed in the Westgate Mall attack, as they wait to receive his body at the mortuary in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013. 
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Mary Italo, center, grieves with other relatives for her son Thomas Abayo Italo, 33, who was killed in the Westgate Mall attack, as they wait to receive his body at the mortuary in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 25, 2013. 

Kenya Defense Forces soldiers take their position at the Westgate Mall, on the fourth day since militants stormed into the mall, in Nairobi, Sept. 24, 2013.
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Kenya Defense Forces soldiers take their position at the Westgate Mall, on the fourth day since militants stormed into the mall, in Nairobi, Sept. 24, 2013.

A Kenya Defense Forces armored military vehicle drives to the Westgate Mall after an exchange of gunfire inside the mall in Nairobi, Sept. 24, 2013.
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A Kenya Defense Forces armored military vehicle drives to the Westgate Mall after an exchange of gunfire inside the mall in Nairobi, Sept. 24, 2013.

Heavy smoke rises from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.
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Heavy smoke rises from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.

Paramedics run outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi after heavy shooting, Sept. 23, 2013.
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Paramedics run outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi after heavy shooting, Sept. 23, 2013.

Kenya security forces are seen behind a wall outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.
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Kenya security forces are seen behind a wall outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.

People look at a plume of black smoke billow over the Westgate Mall, following large explosions and heavy gunfire, in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.
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People look at a plume of black smoke billow over the Westgate Mall, following large explosions and heavy gunfire, in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.

People donate blood for people injured in the attack at the Westgate Mall, at Uhuru Park in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.
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People donate blood for people injured in the attack at the Westgate Mall, at Uhuru Park in Nairobi, Sept. 23, 2013.

Kenyan security personnel and journalists duck behind a vehicle as heavy gunfire erupts from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi Kenya, Sept. 23, 2013.
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Kenyan security personnel and journalists duck behind a vehicle as heavy gunfire erupts from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi Kenya, Sept. 23, 2013.

Stephen, center, who lost his father in Saturday's attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, is comforted by relatives as he waits for the post mortem exam at the city morgue, Sept. 23, 2013.
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Stephen, center, who lost his father in Saturday's attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, is comforted by relatives as he waits for the post mortem exam at the city morgue, Sept. 23, 2013.

Women carrying children run for safety as armed police hunt gunmen at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 21, 2013.
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Women carrying children run for safety as armed police hunt gunmen at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 21, 2013.

Civilians who had been hiding inside during the gun battle manage to flee from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 21, 2013.
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Civilians who had been hiding inside during the gun battle manage to flee from the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Sept. 21, 2013.

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