Paris condemns terrorist attacks in the Philippines
Philippines – terrorist attacks (24 August) – Press briefing by the Deputy Press Director (excerpt)
Paris, 25 August 2020
France condemns in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attacks that killed at least 15 people and injured dozens yesterday in Jolo, in the southern Philippines, according to initial estimates.
France offers its condolences to the victims’ families and wishes those injured a speedy recovery. It stands shoulder to shoulder with the Philippines in the fight against terrorism. (…)./.