Niger – Attacks in the Tillaberi region (15 Mar. 2021)


France utterly condemns the attacks carried out on Monday near Bani Bangou in the Tillaberi region, in the western part of Niger, which left a very large number of people dead.

It extends its condolences to the victims’ families and to the Nigerien people.

The perpetrators of these heinous crimes must be brought to justice.

Together with its Coalition for the Sahel partners, France stands alongside Niger in its efforts to combat terrorism and protect the populations.