China - Q & A from the daily press briefing (28.03.17)


Q - Beijing asked France to protect its nationals after a Chinese national was killed by the police. Do you have any response?

A - An investigation is currently underway to shed light on the circumstances that led to the death of a Chinese national on Sunday March 26 in the 19th Arrondissement of Paris. Please contact the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Justice, as well as the Paris police headquarters, for more information regarding this investigation.

The safety of all Chinese nationals in France is a priority for the French authorities. Strengthened measures have been adopted over the last few months and all provisions have been made to welcome them and ensure their safety. This is what the consul general of France in Beijing confirmed during his meeting with the Chinese authorities.