Afghanistan – Attacks (October 11-12, 2016)


France condemns the attacks targeted against the Shiite community on October 11 and 12 which resulted in the death of some 30 people, including several children and women.

We pay tribute to the courage of the Afghan Special Forces which neutralized the assailants and freed the hostages.

France extends its condolences to the victims’ families and to the Afghan government. We stand alongside Afghanistan in the fight against terrorism.