For information media. Not an official record. The Secretary-General reaffirms the solidarity of the United Nations with the people and authorities of Mali in their pursuit of peace and security. The Secretary-General recalls that attacks targeting United Nations peacekeepers may constitute war crimes under international law. He calls on the Malian authorities to spare no effort in identifying the perpetrators of this attack so that they can be brought to justice swiftly. The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:
19 June 2022
One peacekeeper from Guinea was killed in the attack.