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US, EU and France Embassies Joint Statement on September 28 Stadium Massacre
September 27, 2019

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Joint Statement from the Embassies of the United States, France, and the Delegation of the European Union on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of 28 September stadium massacre:

On the tenth anniversary of that tragic day, the Embassies of the United States of America and France, and the Delegation of the European Union express our deepest condolences to the victims of the September 28, 2009 stadium massacre and their families.  We underscore the importance of holding a trial without further delay, so that the accused perpetrators of these crimes will be held accountable before a court of law as soon as possible. We pledge our support, and continue to work closely with authorities and the Guinean justice system to ensure a fair and transparent trial. https://gn.edit.usembassy.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/218/09.26.2019-Communiqué-conjoint-du-25-septembre-2019-English.pdf