Sultan sends condolence message to New Zealand

HIS Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to send a message of condolences to Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern following attacks on Linwood Mosque and Masjid Al-Noor in Christchurch, New Zealand that claimed the lives of innocent people and injured many others.

In the message, His Majesty stated that Brunei joins the international community in condemning all acts of violence against civilians in places of worship in the strongest of terms and stands with the people and Government of New Zealand in this challenging time.

In ending the message, His Majesty together with the people of Brunei send their deepest condolences and sympathies to the bereaved families affected by this tragedy.