PEACE AND STABILITY

[PHOTOS] Ruto in DRC for bilateral and security talks

President arrived in the country on Sunday night

In Summary

•Ruto who arrived in the country on Sunday night is visiting as part of the ongoing process to bring peace and stability to the central African nation.

President William Ruto and his DRC counterpart Felix Tshisekedi on November 21, 2022
President William Ruto and his DRC counterpart Felix Tshisekedi on November 21, 2022
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President William Ruto is expected to hold talks with his DRC counterpart Felix Tshisekedi today.

Ruto who arrived in the country on Sunday night is visiting as part of the ongoing process to bring peace and stability to the Central Africa nation.

The President is also expected to hold bilateral talks with the Tshisekedi.

"It will be followed by a session that will bring together delegations from the two countries," a statement from the office of the Congolese President-Palace de la nation reads.

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"President Ruto is working to bring the DRC and Kenya closer together and has pledged to support the pacification of eastern DRC."

The visit by the President comes when Kenya has sent a contingent of KDF troops to the war-torn state to help in the peace process.

DRC military parade for President William Ruto's guard of honour on November 21, 2022
DRC military parade for President William Ruto's guard of honour on November 21, 2022
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DRC military parade for President William Ruto's guard of honour on November 21, 2022
DRC military parade for President William Ruto's guard of honour on November 21, 2022
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President William Ruto in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on November 21, 2022
President William Ruto in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on November 21, 2022
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