Violent protests in Kenya to protest election results

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, from the Mathare slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Demonstrators objected to the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta over opposition leader in addition to also 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 from 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 in addition to also protesters from 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 from 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 from 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 can be carried from the Kibera slum of Nairobi.

Photos: Violent protests erupt in Kenya over presidential election results

An Odinga supporter can be treated after being shot during protests from the Kibera slum of Nairobi.

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