China Donates 36 Military Vehicles to Kenya Defence Forces (KDF)
China has donated 36 military vehicles to Kenya Defence Forces.
The donation includes water and fuel trucks, recovery vehicles and earthmoving equipment.
Kenya Defence Forces announced receiving the donation from the Chinese government on 29 November and published photos of some the military vehicles donated such as refrigerated trucks, bulldozers, recovery vehicles and fuel tankers painted in military green.
The 36 vehicles were handed over by Dr Liu Xianfa, Chinese Ambassador to Kenya worth $4.5 million.
China also donated three containers of spare parts which were also handed over to the Defence CS Raychelle Omamo at Defence Headquarters in Nairobi.
Also present was the Chief of Defence Forces, General Samson Mwathethe. The handover of the military equipment to KDF marks the continued co-operation between the government of Kenya and China and it projects the future prospects in regards to security, stability and prosperity globally CS Raychelle Omamo said.
On 2 December the United States handed over the first six of an eventual eight Bell Huey II helicopters to Kenya at Laikipia Air Base that will boost the fight against terror.
- US Gives KDF New Helicopters to Boost War against Terrorism U.S government has given Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) six new helicopters to boost its […]
- China Donates Military Equipment to Liberia Armed Forces OSINT SUMMARY MONROVIA, February 10, 2016, On Wednesday Liberian President Ellen […]
- 4,000 Extra AMISOM Troops Needed to Liberate More Areas in Somalia According to a report compiled by CCTV news, African Union Mission in Somalia […]
- China Joins U.S., Says it Supports U.N. on New Sanctions on North Korea China has expressed support to new U.N. sanctions to be forced on North Korea over […]
- Al-Shabaab Attack SNA-KDF-AMISOM Base in El-Adde, Gedo, Somalia SUMMARY Suicide Bomber detonated an SVBIED at AMISOM camp main entrance SNA Troops […]
- Kenya Defense Forces Take’s Delivery of Bell UH-1H Huey II Multi-Role Helicopters from United States KDF-Kenya Air Force, the largest and arguably […]
- U.S. To Supply Kenyan Air Force With Five Bell UH- 1H Huey II Helicopters KENYA AIR FORCE MILITARY ACQUISITIONS U.S. is set to supply Kenyan Air Force […]
- Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) Gun of Special Operations –FN SCAR FN SCAR stands for --Special Operations Forces Combat Rifle. The gun is rated […]