Blair confirms free forum speech
- Published: 18 Aug 2013 at 08.54
- Online news:
A spokesman for Tony Blair confirmed on Sunday the former British prime minister will join the government-sponsored reconciliation forum in Bangkok without payment.
Ciaran Ward, Mr Blair’s spokesman, told the Bangkok Post via e-mail that no fee had been offered or requested for Mr Blair to join the unity forum.
The government will host the forum entitled "Uniting for the Future: Learning from Each Other's Experience" at the Plaza Athenee Hotel on Sept 2, 2013.
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