Syria - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (08.02.19)


Q : Can you confirm whether the option of leasing two U.S. Special Forces aircraft to bring back French citizens who went to Syria to fight for Islamic State is on the table?

A : We are examining all options to prevent the escape and dispersal of these potentially dangerous individuals. The safety of the French depends upon it. Thus far no option has been confirmed.