(KPL) Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith sent a message of condolence to the government of the Russian Federation on Tuesday, after a recent bomb explosion in the subway in St. Petersburg.
The message read:
We have learned with deep sorrow over the bomb blast that occurred in the subway in St. Petersburg on 4 April 2017, perpetrated by terrorists, which killed and wounded numerous innocent people.
On behalf of the Government and the people of the Lao PDR, we would like to express our deep condolences and sympathy to the Russian Government and people, as well as to the bereaved families of the victims affected by this brutal attack and act of cruelty for which there is no justification.
The Lao PDR strongly condemns this terrorist attack and stands side by side in solidarity with the Russian Federation to cooperate with the international community in the fight against any form of terrorism and violence.