Iraq – Terrorism attack in the Hilla area (November 24, 2016)


France condemns the heinous attack which killed more than 100 people on November 24 in the Hilla area, targeted against Shiite pilgrims.

It extends its condolences to the victims’ families as well as to the Iraqi authorities and people.

France, which is actively involved in the international coalition to counter Daesh, reaffirms its support for Iraq in the fight against terrorism and the process of national reconciliation.