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Re-election of H.E. Mr. Kaboré, President of Burkina Faso

(Statement by Press Secretary YOSHIDA Tomoyuki)

December 22, 2020


  1. The Government of Japan welcomes peaceful presidential and legislative elections in Burkina Faso held on November 22, and congratulates H.E. Mr. Roch Marc Christian Kaboré on his re-election as the President of Burkina Faso. 
  2. The Government of Japan welcomes the consolidation of democracy in Burkina Faso, hoping that Burkina Faso will overcome security challenges such as terrorism and continue to develop and prosper under the renewed leadership of President Kaboré. Japan also hopes for further deepening of bilateral relations between Japan and Burkina Faso.

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