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Map Location - Kenya and Tanzania

Map Location - Kenya and Tanzania American History Disasters Famous Historical Events History Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs Geography

Image of a map of Africa, depicting the locations of Kenya and Tanzania.

On the 7th of August, 1998, Al-Qaeda terrorists bombed the U.S. Embassy Compounds in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The coordinated attacks occurred about four minutes apart.

At least 212 people died in the joint disasters, and thousands more were injured.


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