Moroccan consular sources are reporting that at least four Moroccans were killed in the Thursday evening attack in Nice
This provisional assessment is yet to be confirmed by the French authorities. However, the indications are that the Moroccan victims included a 13-year-old girl, and two women, one aged 43, the other 49 and a man aged 50. All of the victims were resident in France
Another Moroccan child is said to have been seriously wounded in the attack.
An information service has been put in place at the Consulate General of Morocco in Marseille to gather information on possible victims in Nice, This monitoring mechanism is also in constant contact with the Embassy of Morocco in France.
Meanwhile, many Moroccans are preferring to stay in Morocco with large numbers crowding the beaches as the hot weather and post-Ramadan holidays are enjoyed across the Kingdom.
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