Situation of Olivier Dubois - Q&A from the press briefing (5 May 2021)


Q: Can you confirm that French journalist Olivier Dubois has been kidnapped in Gao? Has contact been established with the kidnappers? Is the minister of foreign affairs in touch with the journalist’s family?

A: We confirm the disappearance of Olivier Dubois in Mali. We are in contact with his family as well as with the Malian authorities. We are conducting the usual technical verifications.