Turkey - Attack in Istanbul (1 January 2017)


According to the latest report following the attack at a nightclub in Istanbul on 1 January 2017, a French national, who also held Tunisian nationality, has died, and four French nationals have been injured, two of whom remain in hospital.

The Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development and the French Consulate-General in Istanbul continue to provide all necessary support to French nationals and their families.

France once again expresses its complete solidarity with the Turkish people and authorities, as well as with those of the other countries whose nationals were among the victims.