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Connecticut Flies Flag Of France At Capitol, Governor's Residence

The French flag is flying at the Governor's Residence in Hartford on Saturday with the Connecticut flag and the U.S. flag.
The French flag is flying at the Governor's Residence in Hartford on Saturday with the Connecticut flag and the U.S. flag. Photo Credit: State of Connecticut
The French flag is flying above the State Capitol in Hartford on Saturday as a sign of solidarity with France after the deadly terror attacks on Friday.
The French flag is flying above the State Capitol in Hartford on Saturday as a sign of solidarity with France after the deadly terror attacks on Friday. Photo Credit: State of Connecticut

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The flag of France is flying on the dome of the State Capitol building and outside of the Governor’s Residence in Hartford in solidarity with the people of France, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Saturday.

“It was an extraordinary tragedy and a truly dark day across the globe," Malloy said in a statement. "The people of Connecticut stand in solidarity with France. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families who suffered through yesterday's attacks.

“We must stand up against terrorism and extremism across the world.”

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