President’s resignation - Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
(Paris, October 31, 2014)
France welcomes the resignation of the President of Burkina Faso, which enables a solution to be found to the crisis.
The French President expresses his solidarity with the victims of the recent days’ violence and appeals to all those involved to show calm and restraint.
France reiterates its commitment to the constitution and therefore to the swift organization of democratic elections./.