Situation of Sophie Pétronin - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (14.06.18)

Q - Can you confirm the authenticity of the video aired yesterday of hostage Sophie Pétronin?

A - A video of Sophie Pétronin was aired yesterday. It is in the process of being analyzed.

  • The Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs is in constant contact with Ms. Pétronin’s family.
  • All government agencies are mobilized on behalf of our compatriot.
  • For obvious reasons of security and effectiveness, the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs will continue to observe the strictest discretion in this regard.