Lebanon – Death of six Sunni clerics in an attack (5 November, 2015)


France condemns yesterday’s attack on a group of clerics meeting in the eastern Lebanese town of Ersal. Those responsible for these crimes will not go unpunished.

France reiterates its support for Lebanon and Lebanese institutions in the face of terrorist threats, and particularly for the army and security forces, which guarantee the country’s unity and stability.

It urges the Lebanese to unite to bring concrete solutions to the political crisis and security threats.