Attack in Peshawar: Statement made by the Spokesperson of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
(Paris, October 9, 2009)
We were dismayed to learn of
the terrorist attack that occurred today in the city of Peshawar which resulted
in numerous casualties.
France utterly condemns this
new terrorist attack aimed at the city and the inhabitants of Peshawar and
reaffirms its determination to help the Pakistani government fight against
In these tragic
circumstances, France extends its condolences to the victims’ families and loved
ones, and to the Pakistani government and people. It assures them of its
complete solidarity during this ordeal.