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Gallant KDF Soldiers Receive Awards From Outside the Country, Feted For Military Achievement

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Gallant Kenya Defence Forces soldiers have received awards from outside the country as they are feted for their military achievement. According to the information shared by the KDF though their twitter account, Kenyan troops operating under African Transitional Mission in Somalia, ATMIS today were feted with AU medals for their contributions to peace and stability in Somalia.

The event was held at the Dhobley Forward Operating Base. Speaking at the event, Brigadier Jattani Gula commended the gallant contingent for performing their duties with courage and professionalism even through difficult conditions. He also commended the officers for piloting various community initiatives to benefit the locals people in Somalia.

On his part, The Deputy Sector Commander, Colonel Joel Maiyo commended the Kenyan Contingent eleven (KENCON XI) for remaining mission ready.

"We are awarding you these AU medals of honour for time, energy and sacrifice of your lives to bring peace and stability to Somalia. We will never forget your gallantry, bravery, sacrifice, and selflessness." Maiyo said.

Credit;https://mod.go.ke/news/gallant-soldiers-honored/

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ATMIS African Transitional Mission Dhobley Forward Operating Base KDF Kenya Defence Forces

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