(Bloomberg) -- Suspected al-Shabaab militants killed 11 people and injured six more in an attack on Friday in northeastern Kenya, Sunday Nation reported, citing Wajir county Commissioner Loyford Kabaara.

The militants attacked the bus carrying 56 passengers. Police officers were among those “brutally murdered,” President Uhuru Kenyatta’s office said earlier.

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