15 June 2017
South Africa calls for calm in the Kingdom of Lesotho
The South African Government calls for calm in the Kingdom of Lesotho following the killing on the night of 14 June 2017 of Ms Lipolelo Thabane, wife of Prime Mister-elect Tom Thabane.
South Africa calls on law enforcement authorities to expeditiously investigate the crime and bring the perpetrator/s to justice.
The South African Government conveys its deepest condolences to the Thabane family during this difficult time of mourning.
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