Niger – Terrorist attacks (Paris, September 14, 2016)


France condemns the attacks that have been carried out since the beginning of September by the terrorist group, Boko Haram, in Niger, which have killed more than a dozen people.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families as well as to the Nigerien authorities, whose commitment to the fight against terrorism we applaud.

France reaffirms its solidarity with all states in the region involved in the fight against terrorism. It continues to support their action to ensure the security and economic development of the Lake Chad Basin.