France condemns yesterday’s terrorist attack by Daesh on Libyan National Army troops in the Al-Jufra region.
We offer our condolences to the victims’ families and assure the Libyan people of our solidarity at this difficult time.
Eradicating terrorism requires a resolute effort on the part of all the Libyan parties, national reconciliation, strengthening the State, and building a unified Libyan army under civilian authority, with the support of the international community.
These aims were enshrined in the joint declaration adopted at La Celle-Saint-Cloud on July 25. We fully support the efforts of the UN secretary-general’s special representative for Libya, Ghassan Salamé, to achieve an inclusive political solution.