Democratic Republic of Congo – Death of a Nepalese peacekeeper (May 12, 2015)


France condemns the attack which killed a Nepalese peacekeeper serving with the UN Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) in the area of Eringeti in North Kivu.

We extend our condolences to the victim’s family as well as to the authorities of the Republic of Nepal, and pay tribute to the commitment of the Nepalese soldiers to the stabilization of the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo.