Foreign Minister Westerwelle condemns attack on French Embassy in Tripoli

23.04.2013 - Press release

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued a statement today (23 April) on the sidelines of the NATO Foreign Ministers Meeting in Brussels:

I most strongly condemn the attack on our French partners’ embassy in Tripoli.
Our thoughts are with all those who were injured in the attack. We wish them a speedy and complete recovery.
We expect the Libyan Government to do everything possible to protect foreign missions on its territory.
This act of terrorism directed against a diplomatic mission must be investigated as a matter of urgency and the perpetrators held to account.

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