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Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale’s Meeting with Kenyan Principal Secretary Macharia Kamau

Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale met today with Kenya Ministry of Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Ambassador Macharia Kamau and Head of Public Service Dr. Joseph Kinyua in Nairobi, Kenya. The meetings followed the inaugural Bilateral Strategic Dialogue, which took place May 7-8, 2019 in Washington. The Under Secretary reaffirmed that the new U.S.-Kenya ...
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Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale’s Remarks at August 7th Memorial Park in Nairobi Kenya

    Under Secretary for Political Affairs David Hale’s Remarks at August 7th Memorial Park, Nairobi, Kenya (As prepared for delivery) Today, I laid a wreath to commemorate the victims of the 1998 bombing of U.S. Embassy Nairobi.  It is also in remembrance of the lives lost in Dar es Salaam. Twenty‑one years ago, I ...
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2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Kenya

The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements. The U.S. Department of State submits reports on all countries receiving assistance and all United Nations member states ...
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Ambassador Kyle McCarter Remarks at the NCTC-UK-US event on CVE County Action Plans

Good afternoon and thank you for joining us today. I stand here alongside incredible partners engaged in some of the most important work in Kenya today – countering extremism and stopping terrorism before it starts.  Specifically: The brave Kenyan men and women, including many civil society CVE champions, who in many cases risk their lives ...
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AMBASSADOR NATHAN A. SALES Coordinator for Counterterrorism UN CT Regional Conference

AMBASSADOR NATHAN A. SALES Coordinator for Counterterrorism UN CT Regional Conference Counter-Terrorism in Africa –  Innovation, Lessons Learned and Staying Ahead of the Threat Nairobi, Kenya Wednesday, July 10, 2019 REMARKS Ladies and gentlemen, this conference comes at a critical moment.  The terrorist threat in Africa is real and growing.  But, so too is the ...
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