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Press Statement on Elections in Kenya

Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC October 6, 2017 The United States Government is deeply concerned by the deterioration in the political environment in Kenya in advance of the October 26, presidential election. We remain committed to supporting a free, fair, and credible election that is consistent with Kenya’s Constitution, current laws, and ...
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Statement by Ambassadors and High Commissioners to Kenya In Advance of the New Presidential Election

As prepared for delivery: Statement by Ambassadors and High Commissioners to Kenya In Advance of the New Presidential Election October 2, 2017 We, Ambassadors and High Commissioners, met today with the IEBC leadership to discuss preparations for the new presidential election.  As committed friends of Kenya, we have been following developments around it very closely.  ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens

U.S. EMBASSY NAIROBI Security Message for U.S. Citizens September 14, 2017 Kenya Travel Alert    The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Kenya that Kenya’s Elections Commission has announced that new Presidential elections will be held on October 17, 2017.  This Travel Alert replaces the Travel Alert dated April 6, 2017 and ...
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