Afghanistan – Attack in Kabul (April 22)

France condemns the attack against a voter registration center on April 22 in Kabul, which left nearly 50 people dead and around 100 injured

This attack comes in the wake of several attacks last week against election preparation centers.

France extends its condolences to the bereaved and assures the injured of its support. It stands alongside the Afghan people in the fight against terrorism.

The election process must be allowed to take place safely and without intimidation. In this respect, France reaffirms its support for the initiatives presented by President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan during the second meeting of the Kabul Process for Peace and Security Cooperation on February 28.