Central African Republic – UN – Murder of a peacekeeper (June 27, 2016)


France condemns the murder in Bangui of a Senegalese peacekeeper from the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

We offer our condolences to the victim’s family and to the Senegalese authorities.

An investigation is under way to determine the circumstances of this murder and bring its perpetrators to justice.

France reaffirms its support for MINUSCA’s work to promote stability in the Central African Republic.