Yemen – Attack against a military recruitment center (August 29, 2016)


France condemns the attack carried out against a military recruitment center in Aden, which killed 45 people.

We express our condolences to the victims’ families.

France reaffirms its support for the Yemeni authorities and people in the fight against terrorism, particularly against the Al Qaeda groups in the Arabian Peninsula and Daesh.

It underscores the urgent need to return to the peace negotiations under the auspices of UN Special Envoy Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed in order to reach a political solution.