APTOPIX Kenya Mall Attack

After hours of gunfire and some loud explosions, Kenyan security forces say the operation to free hostages and neutralize the terrorists who attacked a mall three days ago is nearly over.

FOX News Radio's Emily Wither reports:

APTOPIX Kenya Mall Attack

The Kenyan authorities say they now control all the floors in the shopping mall. They had been locked in a gun battle for hours with the group of militants holed up inside -- three terrorists have been killed. And over 200 hostages have been rescued -- including Natalie who escaped earlier today . 

(Natalie) "I just rang up my mom saying I love you, I'm not sure if I'm going to make it today or not. I might die and I just want to say that I love you."

The Kenyan Red Cross says scores are still missing and 62 people are confirmed dead.

Emily Wither, FOX News Radio.

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