Enthusiasts: The head of EU diplomacy Joseph Borrell completes his African tour

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Le chef de la diplomatie européenne Josep Borrell s'est rendu au Mozambique, au Kenya et en Somalie. (image d'illustration) © Reuters - Johanna Geron The head of European diplomacy Josep Borrell went to Mozambique, Kenya and Somalia. (Illustration image)

on the move on the African continent since Thursday, the head of European diplomacy, Josep Borrell, completed his visit this Sunday. Visit dominated by security issues. The high representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and the security policy went to Mozambique, which faces repeated terrorist attacks, in Kenya, which acts as a pillar in the region, as well as in Somalia . Back on this African tour.

With our correspondent in Nairobi, Albane Thirouard

Josep Borrell concluded his visit by Somalia on Sunday. He met President Hassan Cheikh Mohamoud there. They discussed, among other things, the drought that rages in the country and the support that the European Union can provide.

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The day before, on Saturday, the head of European diplomacy was in Kenya where he met William Ruto, whose presidential victory has just been confirmed by the Supreme Court . The two discussed the situation in Ethiopia, Somalia and the east of the DRC. And the role that Nairobi can play. Kenya is seen by the EU as a "stability model" in the region. Outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta was involved in several files, including the conflict north of Ethiopia and the return of peace in eastern DRC. This role of mediator "must continue," said the EU in a statement.

Josep Borrell's tour had started in Mozambique on Thursday, where it announced military aid of 15 million euros to support the

country in its fight against terrorism . Especially in the province of Cabo Delgado, in the North, regularly marked by jihadist attacks. These funds are added to the 89 million already planned to support the Mozambican army.

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