French flag to fly at half-mast

In solidarity with the people of South Africa, the Consulate of France will fly the French flag at half-mast today, Thursday 23 August 2012.

The Consulate of France shares the pain of the families of all the victims of the incident at Marikana and the grief of all of South Africa. The Consulate is confident in the ability of this great country, rooted in its democratic institutions and tradition of dialogue, to overcome this tragedy by drawing all the lessons from the findings of ongoing investigations into an event that leaves no friends of South Africa indifferent.

publié le 23/08/2012

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