Situation of Sophie Pétronin - Q&A from the press briefing (01 April 2020)


Q: Can you confirm that you have in your possession proof-of-life for Sophie Pétronin as of early March? Do you have any details about her state of health?

Q: Can you confirm that the French government has recent proof-of-life for Sophie Pétronin, the French hostage in the Sahel? Was her son, Sébastien Chadaud-Pétronin, received at the Quai d’Orsay last week? What is the status of efforts and discussions to secure her release?

A: The Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and all departments concerned remain fully mobilized in order to secure Sophie Pétronin’s release and to support her family.