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  • The death of Ambassador Luca Attanasio, political reactions.

    Pain in his hometown


March 01, 2021The American ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield expressed "deep condolences for the tragic death of the Italian ambassador in Congo, Luca Attanasio, and of the other two people in the attack on the WFP convoy".

"Their work to promote democracy, human rights and peace will not be forgotten," he said. "Diplomats and aid workers are always in the crosshairs and we must work to protect them," he added.

"Every effort should be made to find the authors and hold them accountable," he concluded.