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Kyrgyzstanis vacationing in Thailand outside Pabuk tropical storm area

There are no Kyrgyzstanis among the tourists affected by Pabuk tropical storm in Thailand. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic informed 24.kg news agency.

According to the ministry, 270 citizens of Kyrgyzstan are in the zone (Phuket Island), which, according to meteorological reports, Pabuk will not affect.

«There is no diplomatic mission of the republic in Thailand, but there is a mission in Malaysia. Our employees work with our citizens. As soon as it became known about the impending storm, the embassy issued a warning,» the ministry said.

Citizens of Kyrgyzstan who are in Thailand are asked to refrain from walking to the beach and not to go outside the hotel on the days of the tropical storm activity.

The Foreign Affairs Ministry of the Kyrgyz Republic

However, according to the Thai Meteorological Center, the tropical storm continues to move in the northwestern direction. It is expected to reach the tourist areas of Phuket, Krabi and Phang Nga provinces.