British troops linked to prostitute’s murder in Kenya?

August 15th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS  

London, Aug 15 (IANS) A human rights group has claimed that two British soldiers are linked to an alleged prostitute’s murder in Kenya.

The 21-year-old was found dead in a hotel’s septic tank in Nanyuki, a region where troops train to acclimatise for Afghanistan, The Sun reported Wednesday.

According to Social Watch, a human rights group, the woman was last seen there with a British soldier March 31. Her body was found June 5.

The group has also accused Kenyan authorities of not properly investigating the murder.

“A night guard witnessed a fierce fight in the room the girl (name withheld for legal reasons) and the British soldier were occupying,” said the group in a letter.

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