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Readout of Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. James Anderson's Bilateral Engagement With Senegalese Minister of Armed Forces, Minister Sidiki Kaba

Oct. 2, 2020

Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Dr. James Anderson spoke with the Senegalese Minister of Armed Forces, Minister Sidiki Kaba, today by telephone. The two leaders expressed appreciation for each other’s security efforts and supported advancing the U.S.-Senegal defense relationship built on shared democratic values and mutual security interests.
 
Dr. Anderson emphasized the United States’ commitment to the partnership and to continued collaboration on shared priorities of countering violent extremism, advancing maritime security, and defending international norms.