Missing Emirati’s body found in Thailand

The body of 21-year UAE national Sultan Al-Shehhi, 21 years, was found in a waterfall on Phuket Island, Thailand, this morning, Ambassador of the UAE to Thailand, Omran Al-Shamsi, confirmed.

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Published: Fri 15 Feb 2013, 6:14 PM

Last updated: Sat 4 Apr 2015, 7:58 AM

“Upon learning that the said national had gone missing, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), in coordination with the Embassy in Bangkok, initiated search and investigations in cooperation with the competent local authorities,” he said.

“Following search and investigations, the Thai authorities were able to find the body. Procedures to bring his body home to the UAE as soon as possible are being finalized,” ambassador Al Shamsi added.

He prayed to Allah Almighty to bestow mercy on the late young man and patience on his family.

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