Yemen - Attacks (August 2, 2016)


France condemns the attacks of August 2 on a military base in al-Habilayn (Lahej province), that took the lives of six soldiers and injured some 10 people.

We offer our condolences to the victims’ families.

We reiterate our support for the Yemeni people and authorities in the fight against terrorism.

Only a political solution can lead to the long-term restoration of stability. France reaffirms its support for the efforts by the UN special envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmad.