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Kenyan opposition calls for calm

Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi, Kenya. 


REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi, Kenya. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi, Kenya. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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Women hurry past riot police in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. 


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Women hurry past riot police in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Women hurry past riot police in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. 


REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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Anti-riot police stand on the side of a road during a protest by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. 



REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand on the side of a road during a protest by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand on the side of a road during a protest by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. 


REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Anti-riot police stand behind barricades set on fire by opposition supporters in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. 


REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

Opposition supporters set barricades on fire during a protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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A woman runs in front of a policeman during clashes between opposition supporters and police in Kawangware slum in Nairobi. 


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A woman runs in front of a policeman during clashes between opposition supporters and police in Kawangware slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

A woman runs in front of a policeman during clashes between opposition supporters and police in Kawangware slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
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A man walks with his hands up in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

A man walks with his hands up in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

A man walks with his hands up in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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People run past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

People run past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

People run past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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People try to put out a fire at properties set ablaze by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

People try to put out a fire at properties set ablaze by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

People try to put out a fire at properties set ablaze by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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A man runs in front of a property that was set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A man runs in front of a property that was set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A man runs in front of a property that was set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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Rioters push a cupboard in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Rioters push a cupboard in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Rioters push a cupboard in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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Anti riot police attempt to disperse rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Anti riot police attempt to disperse rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Anti riot police attempt to disperse rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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A man carries off a table as rioters loot a property in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A man carries off a table as rioters loot a property in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

A man carries off a table as rioters loot a property in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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A motorcyclist rides past a burning barricade in Kisumu. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A motorcyclist rides past a burning barricade in Kisumu. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A motorcyclist rides past a burning barricade in Kisumu. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Opposition supporters carry a protester injured during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Opposition supporters carry a protester injured during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Opposition supporters carry a protester injured during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
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Anti riot police drive past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Anti riot police drive past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Anti riot police drive past properties that were set on fire by rioters in Kawangware slums in Nairobi. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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Opposition supporters take cover during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Opposition supporters take cover during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

Opposition supporters take cover during clashes with police in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
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A police officer walks by a burning barricade during an opposition protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

A police officer walks by a burning barricade during an opposition protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

A police officer walks by a burning barricade during an opposition protest in the slum area of Mathare in the capital Nairobi. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola
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An opposition supporter looks at police during clashes in Kibera slum in Nairobi. 

REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

An opposition supporter looks at police during clashes in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

An opposition supporter looks at police during clashes in Kibera slum in Nairobi. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
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