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Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

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Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

Riot police prepare to pass burning barricades as they push toward protesters during clashes on August 12, 2017, in the Mathare slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Demonstrators objected to the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta over opposition leader and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

Odinga supporters duck for cover as they face off against Kenyan security forces in the Kibera slum of Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

Kenyan security forces patrol in Mathare in Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

A man brandishing a machete challenges police next to a burning barricade during clashes between police and protesters in the Mathare slum of Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

People gather around the house of Steve George, a young boy allegedly killed by gunfire as he stood on the balcony of his house in the Mathare slum in Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

A protester throws a stone during clashes with riot police in the Kibera slum in Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

Kenyan security forces patrol the Kibera enclave of Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

An injured man is carried in the Kibera slum of Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

An Odinga supporter is treated after being shot during protests in the Kibera slum of Nairobi.


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