Côte d’Ivoire - Terrorist attack in Grand-Bassam - Statement by Jean-Marc Ayrault
Côte d’Ivoire has been hit by a deadly terrorist attack that targeted the resort town of Grand-Bassam.
On behalf of France, the President of the Republic has condemned in the strongest terms this heinous and cowardly attack.
In this tragic context, we express our solidarity with Côte d’Ivoire and we share the grief of all the families of the victims to whom we extend our condolences.
Everything is done, in collaboration with the Ivorian authorities to identify the victims and their nationality.
Faced with this barbaric act, France stands alongside Côte d’Ivoire.