Afghanistan – Attack against a convoy belonging to EUPOL (May 17, 2015)


France condemns the attack perpetrated on May 17, 2005, against a vehicle belonging to the EU Police Mission in Afghanistan (EUPOL), which killed three people, including a member of the mission’s security team.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families and friends and wish those injured in this attack a speedy recovery.

France recognizes the important role played by the EUPOL mission in helping to stabilize Afghanistan and reaffirms its solidarity with and support for the Afghan authorities and people in the fight against terrorism.