Deadly attack in Gambella region (April 14th, 2016)
Statement by the spokesperson of the Quai d’Orsay (April 19th, 2016)
France condemns the attack on April 14th by combatants from South Sudan against civilians in Gambella, Ethiopia. The Ethiopian authorities have indicated that it has killed more than 200 people and one hundred children have been abducted. This violence is unacceptable.
In these tragic circumstances, we express our solidarity with the government and people of Ethiopia.