U.S. – Death of a French national – Q&A – from the press briefing (2 January 2020)


Q: In what circumstances did a French national being detained by immigration services die on Sunday in the United States, and why was he placed in detention?

A: We were informed by U.S. authorities of the death of a French national who was being detained in Albuquerque by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

We are in touch with the American authorities to find out the exact circumstances of this death.