Mali - Attacks (May 27 and 29, 2016)

France condemns the attacks targeted against the Malian army on May 27 and against MINUSMA on May 29. These attacks killed five Malian soldiers and five Togolese peacekeepers.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families as well as to the Malian and Togolese authorities. Full light must be shed on these attacks.

France reaffirms its support for the Malian authorities as well as MINUSMA, which plays a key role in ensuring stability in Mali.