Chad - Q&R - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (Paris, May 12, 2016)


Q - Several organizations have reported that Chadian soldiers have gone missing following the presidential elections which resulted in the election of Idriss Déby Itno. What is your response to these disappearances? Do you have any information about these soldiers given that French officials met with the Chadian authorities following these accusations?

A - France, like its partners in the international community, is concerned at reports by human rights organizations that Chadian soldiers have gone missing.

We hope that an investigation by the Chadian authorities will help shed full light on this matter.