Mali – Attack against MINUSMA (Aguelhok, January 23, 2017)


France condemns the terrorist attack carried out on January 23 against the MINUSMA camp in Aguelhok (Kidal region), which killed one peacekeeper and injured eight others.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families. We express our solidarity with the UN, as well as with the authorities of Chad and Nepal, the countries of origin of the peacekeepers who were attacked.

France lends its full support to the efforts to stabilize the country and implement the Algiers agreements.