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Djibouti: Jordan King Met presidents of Djibouti, Tanzania, Somalia and Kenya

Djibouti (HAN) May 01, 2015 – Public Diplomacy and Regional Security News.The King of Jordan His Majesty King Abdullah II will hold a private meeting in Aqaba, with presidents of Djibouti, Ismail Omar Guelleh, Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete, Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud, and Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, along with a number of other international security officials.

The meeting is being held within the framework of strengthening efforts and maintaining coordination and consultation among various regional and international parties to counter extremism and fight terrorism from a holistic approach.

It added in a statement that King Abdullah II met the presidents of Djibouti; Tanzania; Somalia, and Kenya in the coastal city of Aqaba to empower regional security mitigation strategy to support Somali Government.

The meetings, the court said, was held within the framework of consultations with different regional and international parties with the aim of countering the dangers of terrorism in Africa and the Middle East.

Jordan is a member of a US-led coalition against the militant organization Daesh in both Iraq and Syria.

In recent months, Jordanian warplanes intensified their attacks against Daesh sites following the burning to death of a Jordanian pilot by the militant organization.

The experience in Libya has been a nightmare for the whole of Africa, as militias and rebels across the belt from Mali to Nigeria, to Somalia, Sudan and South Sudan are believed to be fed with small arms and light weapons from the conflicts in Libya.


Photo: Jordan King with Obama warns ISIS fight a ‘Third World War’


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One response to “Djibouti: Jordan King Met presidents of Djibouti, Tanzania, Somalia and Kenya”

  1. Binyam

    Horn of Africa stability is impossible with out Ethiopia and any gathering excluding Ethiopia is Useles. Ethiopia paid a lot to stablized Somalia & practically The lion share of Somalia’s stability is Contributed by Ethiopi. The so called king trying to play old fashion political game as if he is economically potential to support Countries to fight extremis. Extremists are the result of midde east countries that you have been providing gun to dominate one anothe. Even your hands are generous to give weapens to Somalia’s rather than giving them bread.

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