“The embassy will give all the assistance she requires,” said Douglas Gibson, South Africa’s ambassador to Thailand. “I cannot speculate as to what punishment will be meted to her. In the past 10 years only two drug smugglers were executed taking into consideration the number of dealers in prisons, and these were not South Africans.”
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