State Department puts Uganda death toll at 76 – CNN.com

A doctor treats a bombing victim in Kampala, Uganda, on Sunday. The death toll in the attacks is now at 76.Washington (CNN) — A State Department spokesman put the death toll from Sunday’s trio of bombings in Uganda’s capital city of Kampala at 76 Tuesday, raising the count by two.”As of today, we understand, the number killed is 76, including the one American that has been identified,” P.J. Crowley told reporters.The five wounded Americans have been evacuated, two to Johannesburg, South Africa, and three to Nairobi, Kenya, he said.Diplomatic security agents and “a small number” of FBI agents were in the city, he said. A larger FBI contingent was expected to depart Tuesday for Uganda at the request of Ugandan authorities to help in the investigation, he said.

State Department puts Uganda death toll at 76 – CNN.com

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