*After all the talk of a deadline imposed by the ODM and the talk of a final resolution to the Kenya crisis being imminent, what does ODM’s Raila Odinga do? He leaves the country, headed to parts unreported.
Causing the other principals to break with no deal made.
*Kenya’s Red Cross Society has registered 420 missing children.
*Members of Athletics Kenya, an organization whose purpose speaks for itself, stand accused by the International Crisis Group (ICG) of funding many of the killings. The body’s chairman, Isaiah Kiplagat, disputes this.
[F]ar from promoting violence, Rift Valley athletes were known for their involvement in local competitions promoting peace.*And, an individual Kenyan athlete is thankful to be back home—in Kentucky.
"I am sure no single athlete was involved in promoting violence as reported," Kiplagat said.
"They are busy training for coming competitions and they would not have that time for those things. In fact, as we speak, many are abroad training because of the problems here."