US expanding military ties to Kenya with sales, donations and training

Wednesday January 25 2017

A KDF soldier attached to Amisom guards the Kismayu International Airport control tower. A US National Guard unit is conducting “overseas deployment training” with the Kenya Defence Forces in the latest in a series of US initiatives intended to bolster Kenya's military resources.. PHOTO | FILE

A KDF soldier attached to Amisom guards the Kismayu International Airport control tower. A US National Guard unit is conducting “overseas deployment training” with the Kenya Defence Forces in the latest in a series of US initiatives intended to bolster Kenya's military resources.. PHOTO | FILE 

By KEVIN J KELLEY