Press release

President Michel sends message of condolence to Thailand following bombing in Bangkok shrine

August 19, 2015

In the wake devastating bomb blast in Bangkok, Kingdom of Thailand, claiming many innocent lives, President James Michel expressed the deepest condolences of the Government and people of Seychelles and condoned all acts of senseless terror.

In a condolence message addressed to His Majesty Bhumibol Adulyadej,King of the Kingdom of Thailand, President Michel noted “in expressing our condemnation of this terrible act, we are hopeful that the perpetrators behind this targeted attack, made all the more abhorrent by having been orchestrated just outside a place of worship, will be brought to justice.