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Thai diplomat in Egypt called back to Bangkok

Ayyubid Wall Al-Azhar Park in Cairo, Egypt

Ayyubid Wall Al-Azhar Park in Cairo, Egypt. Photo: Błażej Pindor.


The Foreign Ministry has called back a female Thai diplomat who allegedly assaulted an Egyptian woman at a Cairo hotel – as a precaution for her safety, after she was reported to have been threatened.

Foreign Ministry deputy spokesman Jakkrit Srivali said yesterday the ministry ordered First Secretary of the Thai Embassy in Egypt Kakanang Amaranand back to provide extra information about what happened and for her safety, because there were threatening messages towards the Thai diplomat.

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By The Nation