Cameroon – Attack against the village of Bia (April 17, 2015)


France condemns the terrorist attack against the village of Bia, in the extreme north of the country, on April 17, during which numerous civilians were killed.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families and to the Cameroonian authorities. The perpetrators of these heinous crimes must be brought to justice.

France reaffirms to Cameroon its friendship, support and solidarity in the face of terrorist violence. We are continuing to provide logistical, intelligence and training support to the armies of the states involved in the fight against Boko Haram.