Afghanistan – Attack on a voter registration center (6 May 2018)

France condemns the May 6th attack on a voter registration center in Khost that killed some 15 people and injured many others. This attack comes in the wake of several attacks last week on other voter registration centers.

France offers its condolences to the victims’ loved ones. It stands alongside the Afghan people in the fight against terrorism.

The election process must be carried out securely and without intimidation. France reaffirms its support for the initiatives presented by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the last Kabul peace process conference held on February 28.