A Mau Mau veteran waves a ceremonial whisk to cheer at a press conference announcing a settlement in their legal case for compensation against the British Government, in Nairobi, Kenya

 

              A Mau Mau veteran waves a ceremonial whisk to cheer at a press conference announcing a settlement in their legal case for compensation against the British Government, in Nairobi, Kenya
A Mau Mau veteran waves a ceremonial whisk to cheer at a press conference announcing a settlement in their legal case for compensation against the British Government, in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, June 6, 2013. The British government Thursday announced compensation for more than 5,200 Kenyans abused during the "Mau Mau" rebellion against colonial rule in the 1950s, in a package worth nearly 20 million pounds ($31 million). (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)