Syria – Meeting between Jean-Marc Ayrault and representatives of the Local Council of Aleppo City (Paris, June 6, 2016)


Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, received a delegation of the Local Council of Aleppo City on June 6.

He reaffirmed that France supports the civilian opposition, which, despite the regime’s bombing, has been governing the liberated areas with courage and dignity for up to four years in some cases.

Jean-Marc Ayrault expressed France’s concern at the violations of the cessation of hostilities by the regime and its supporters, as well as at the persistent obstacles to humanitarian access.