Democratic Republic of Congo - Deadly attacks in North Kivu (December 24 and 25, 2016)


France condemns the attacks that killed nearly 40 people on December 24 and 25 in Beni and Rutshuru territories, in North Kivu.

We offer our condolences to the victims’ families.

France reiterates its call for a resolute, coordinated action by the Congolese army and MONUSCO to protect the civilian population and restore security in the Kivus.