Press Release


UNWTO strongly condemns the attacks in Paris

Location: 
Madrid, Spain
PR No.: 
PR15088
14 Nov 15

UNWTO is deeply shocked by the tragic attacks perpetrated in Paris. On the behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO expresses its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the victims and to the French people in this difficult moment.

"On the behalf of the international tourism community, UNWTO conveys its heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the victims and expresses its full solidarity with the people and the Government of France” said UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai. “We are facing a global threat and this is not an attack on France, it is an attack against us all” he added.

Contacts:

UNWTO Media Officer: Rut Gomez Sobrino
Tel: (+34) 91 567 81 60 

UNWTO Communications & Publications Programme
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