Libya - Attack (Benghazi, 23 January 2018)

France condemns the attack carried out in Benghazi on January 23 that left several dozen dead. We offer our condolences to the victims’ families and to the Libyan people and authorities.

France stands alongside Libya in the fight against terrorism and for peace and stability.

It supports the efforts by UN Special Representative Ghassan Salamé. Only a political solution that includes the unification of the armed forces under a civilian authority will make it possible to stabilize Libya in the long term.