Thai authorities stepped up security of tourists because of the threat of terrorist attacks


After warning of possible terrorist attacks, which came from the US, Thai authorities took increased security measures in major tourist areas of the country and on the borders, reports the Bangkok Post.

To replace the head of the police of the country Sriwara Sansibaricus said that in Thailand, there were no signs of the activities of a terrorist group “Islamic state” (organization banned in Russia), but the authorities decided to respond to the alert.

“Intelligence is not found in Thailand, the activities of the group “Islamic state”, however, it is not necessary to neglect safety,” said Deputy head of the police of the country