Iraq - Attack - Reminder of the spokesperson’s statement (31 december, 2016)


France condemns the horrific attack on 31 December 2016 at a market in Baghdad which claimed dozens of lives and left many injured.

It expresses its condolences to the victims’ families and to the Iraqi authorities and people.

France, which is at the heart of the international coalition against Daesh, reiterates its support for Iraq in the national reconciliation process and the fight against terrorism.