Foreign Minister condemns Istanbul suicide attack
Turkey/attack in Istanbul – Statement by M. Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development
Paris, 19 March 2016
An attack was carried out this morning in central Istanbul.
I strongly condemn this heinous and cowardly attack which has left several people dead.
I extend my condolences to the victims’ families and express France’s solidarity with Turkey and the Turkish people in the fight against terrorism./.