India – Attack on pilgrims

Statement by the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs.

Paris, July 11th 2017

France condemns the attack that on 10th July claimed the lives of several pilgrims who were travelling to the Amarnath shrine.

We convey our condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to the injured.

France assures the people and authorities of India of its solidarity in face of terrorism. During their meeting in Paris on 3rd June this year, the President of the French Republic and the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, had declared counter-terrorism to be a priority of our strategic partnership.

Last modified on 11/07/2017

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