Sweden honours the late Thai monarch

Gamla Stan in Stockholm, Sweden

Gamla Stan, the old part of Stockholm, Sweden. Photo: Mariamichelle (Pixabay).

Sweden yesterday held a ceremony to honour HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who received the Knight of the Swedish Royal Order of the Seraphim on April 5, 1950. The order is the foremost honour in Sweden.

The ceremony, traditionally held when a Knight of the Order dies, was held in Stockholm the same date as the Royal Cremation ceremony in Thailand.

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