HIS MAJESTY, PM PASS CONDOLENCES TO UK
His Majesty King Letsie III and the Prime Minister, Dr Pakalitha
Mosisili passed their heartfelt condolences to the United Kingdom (UK)
of Great Britain and Northern Ireland over the unfortunate Westminster
terror attack, which claimed lives of five innocent people and injured
In his statement, His Majesty said the magnitude of this tragedy in
terms of the loss of human lives, leaves him, the government and Basotho
in no doubt that this must be a trying period for the entire nation of
the United Kingdom.
He said the fact that this horrific incident could take place within
such close proximity of the Houses of Parliament, demonstrates an urgent
need for the nations of the world to work together to combat terrorism
as an enemy of the modern age.
“Our thoughts and prayers go particularly to the members of the bereaved
families and we wish the injured speedy recovery,” he said.
On the other hand, Dr Mosisili wished the Prime Minister of the United
Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Mrs. Theresa May and the
government to find strength to deal with this barbaric act, expressing
hope that the perpetrators will be brought to book.
“May Almighty God heal the injured, provide succor to the distressed and
may the souls of the departed rest in peace,” he said.
Reports indicate that five people died during Westminster terror attack
while 50 were injured near the houses of parliament on Wednesday.
Source: LENA 24/03/2017