Yemen – Attack in Mukalla (May 15, 2016)


France condemns the attack by Daesh against police forces in Mukalla, which killed 40.

We offer our condolences to the victims’ families and reiterate our solidarity with the people of Yemen in the fight against terrorism.

France supports the efforts of UN special envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmad. It calls on the parties to solidify the ceasefire, facilitate the delivery of humanitarian aid, and – while negotiations continue in Kuwait – to find a political solution.