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Costa Rica expresses solidarity with Thailand over the attack in Bangkok

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 17:00

The Government of Costa Rica offers it condolences to the Honourable People and Illustrious Government of the Kingdom of Thailand in the aftermath of the attacks carried out on the 17th of August in the city of Bangkok, which lead to a regrettable loss of life and left around a hundred injured.

The Government and the people of Costa Rica join the displays of solidarity and express their heartfelt condolences to the families of the more than 20 victims and 81 injured in the attack, which took place in one of the most famous Buddhist temples, located in a commercial and touristic area.

Costa Rica, as a peace-loving country, also reiterates the strongest condemnation of all forms of violence, regardless of its origin or the reason that triggers it.