King of Tonga Dies
Royal Condolences to the King of Tonga
The following message was sent by The Queen to the new King of Tonga, Tupou VI."It is with great sadness that I learnt of the death of your brother, His Majesty King George Tupou V. King George was a true statesman who served his country with distinction. On behalf of the people of the United Kingdom, Prince Philip and I wish to convey to your family and to the people of the Kingdom of Tonga our deepest sympathy at this sad time.ELIZABETH R"