United States President Joe Biden has affirmed the importance of the strong US and Kenya bilateral relationship.
In a phone call to President Kenyatta Thursday, Biden also emphasized the United States’ continued commitment to working closely with Kenya to support regional peace and security, including at the United Nations Security Council.
According to a statement from the White House, the President applauded Kenya’s leadership in the Horn of Africa and commitment to counterterrorism, economic growth, addressing climate change, and sustainable development.
The two leaders are said to have discussed the deteriorating humanitarian and human rights crises in Ethiopia’s Tigray region and the need to prevent further loss of life and ensure humanitarian access.
The leaders also discussed the need for cooperation on other matters of regional stability.
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