King Bhumibol's Death A Great Loss to ASEAN: Foreign Ministry

Wahyu Dwi Anggoro    •    13 Oktober 2016 22:59 WIB
ministry of foreign affairs
King Bhumibol's Death A Great Loss to ASEAN: Foreign Ministry
King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Photo: AFP)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The Indonesian Government has conveyed its condolences to the people of Thailand on the passing of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

"Indonesia prays that God the Almighty and the Most Gracious grants peace upon the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej," said the Indonesian Foreign Ministry in a written statement on Thursday (10/13).

King Bhumibol was revered by his people. He was also widely respected in the region.
 
"He will surely be a great loss to ASEAN and the world," the statement continued.

King Bhumibol passed away at Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok this afternoon. He died at the age of 88.



(WAH)