In a letter to the French president François Hollande, the leader of PDKI Mustafa Hijri expressed the party’s strong condemnation of the terrorist attack in Nice and the Kurdish nation’s condolences to the families and friends of the victims.
A terrorist attack on July 14 in the French city of Nice on Thursday night caused the death of at least 84 people and injuring more than 100 innocent civilians.
In the letter Hijri underlined that the Kurdish nation, as victims of terrorism, “will stand shoulder to shoulder with France” in the war to uproot terrorism. Hijri also expressed the PDKI’s condolences to french nation, the families and friends of the victims and hoped for a speedy recovery for the injured.
A high ranking PDKI delegation also took part in the French national day on July 14 in the French consulate in Hewler (Erbil). The delegation, headed by Mohammed Nazif Qaderi, meet with the French consulate general and expressed the PDKI’s support for France in their efforts to combat terrorism.