Yemen – Attack in Aden (December 18, 2016)


France condemns the attack perpetrated against soldiers on December 18 in Aden, for which Daesh has claimed responsibility.

It extends its condolences to the victims’ families and assures Yemen of its solidarity in the fight against terrorism.

This new attack confirms the urgent need for a political solution to the conflict. France calls on all Yemeni political forces to return to the path of negotiations under the auspices of the UN and its special envoy, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.