Kenya, Israel to Discuss Security During PM Netanyahu’s Visit

PM  Netanyahu and Uhuru KenyattaNAIROBI: July 4, 2016, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected visit Kenya on Monday 4th July 2016 for the first time. During his visit, security expected to be top agenda.

State House spokesman Manoah Esipisu on Sunday noted that both Kenya and Israel enjoy good relations; have worked together in protecting their territories from a common enemy of terrorism.

Esipisu pointed out that Kenya and Israel have long recognized that terrorism poses a global threat that demands a global answer saying the two countries will continue to cooperate in eliminating and defeating of extremist groups.

Israeli PM's visit comes at the invitation of President Uhuru Kenyatta, who extended it during his visit to Israel in February.

Netanyahu first stop was in Uganda.


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