President meets families of passengers on flight MH370

Malaysia Airlines/flight MH370 – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic

Paris, 4 September 2015

The French President had a meeting with the families of the four French passengers who were on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared on 8 March 2014.

The Head of State expressed the nation’s support in the painful ordeal of the victims’ families, who remain uncertain about the exact circumstances of the disappearance.

Following confirmation that the wing fragment discovered in Réunion on 29 July 2015 belongs to flight MH370, he took stock, with the families, of the searches conducted.

He assured them of the state services’ active support of judicial procedures under way both in France and abroad to enable full light to be shed on the air disaster.

The efforts of our diplomacy will continue, to ensure that the mobilization and cooperation of all those involved enable progress in the investigation to be guaranteed as quickly as possible./.

Published on 08/09/2015

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