16 December 2015 - Countering the financing of terrorism [fr]
The French Minister of Finance, Michel Sapin, will attend Thursday in New York the Summit of Finance Ministers of the United Nations Security Council on countering the financing of terrorism.
On this occasion, the Security Council will adopt a resolution that will aim at combating the financing of Daesh.
This resolution will send a "strong and very clear political message: the fight against the financing of terrorism is a priority for all UN members and each state will have to implement the necessary measures." (Michel Sapin)
During his visit, Michel Sapin will also meet his counterparts, the US Treasury Secretary, Jack Lew, and British finance minister, George Osborne.