(Paris-France-November 26, 2015)Liberia’s Ambassador to France, Ambassador C. William Allen on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 joined an array of foreign diplomats and other high level officials to sign the Book of Condolence in the wake of the recent terror attack in Paris, France that claimed One Hundred and thirty-nine lives (139).
Ambassador Allen on behalf of the President, Government and People of the Republic of Liberia extended deepest sympathy to the President, Government and the People of the French Republic for the tragic loss of lives and injury to persons as a result of the terrorist incident of Friday, 13 November, 2015.
Ambassador Allen said the people of Liberia stand ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with the people of France and pray that peace and harmony would prevail in our one world.
A series of terrorist attacks occurred in Paris and its northern suburb, Saint Denis, on the night of 13 November 2015. The attackers killed 130 people, including 89 at the Bataclan Theatre, where they took hostages before engaging in a stand-off with police.