Niger – Attack on the town of Bosso (June 3, 2016)

France condemns the attack on the town of Bosso by Boko Haram on June 3 that killed 32 soldiers from Niger and Nigeria.

We offer our condolences to the families of the victims and to the authorities of Niger and Nigeria, and applaud their commitment to fighting terrorism.

France reaffirms its solidarity with the people of Bosso and the countries of the region. It will continue to support their efforts to foster security and economic development in the Lake Chad basin.