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Explosion injures 2 officers in Kenya

From Lillian Leposo, CNN
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    The blast occurs after an object is hurled at a police vehiclePolice could not confirm whether it was a grenade explosion

Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) -- An explosion in the Kenyan capital left two police officers injured on Friday, authorities said.

The blast occurred after an object was hurled at a police vehicle in the Eastleigh suburb. One of the officers was critically injured, said Eric Kiraithe, the national police spokesman.

Kiraithe said he could not confirm whether it was a grenade explosion. There are no arrests and the motive is unknown.

Eastleigh -- about 20 kilometers from the city center -- is mostly inhabited by Somali refugees.