Statements made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development Spokesperson (Paris, September 3, 2014)

 

Egypt – Attack against soldiers (September 2, 2014)

France condemns the attack perpetrated on September 2 in the Sinai which killed 11 members of the Egyptian security forces.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families.

As President Hollande and the minister of foreign affairs and international development indicated once again yesterday to Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry, who is visiting Paris, France stands alongside the Egyptian authorities and people in their fight against terrorism.