Official reaction of the French authorities to the Thai parliamentary elections of March 24
Statement by the acting spokesperson of the French ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs on March 26 :
The holding of parliamentary elections in Thailand on Sunday, March 24 is a key step toward re-establishing democratic institutions in this country.
We call for a transparent process for publishing the results as swiftly as possible and for handling potential disputes in the event of irregularities.
We will work with the next Thai government that emerges from the electoral process in order to further strengthen our relations with this important partner in Southeast Asia.