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US want SL to follow Constitution, refrain from violence

27 October 2018 01:55 am - 13     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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The United States a short while ago called on all parties in Sri Lanka to act in accordance with the Constitution, refrain from violence and follow due process.

In a tweet, the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs of the US Department of State said it was following the events in Sri Lanka.

“We expect the Government of Sri Lanka to uphold its Geneva commitments to human rights, reform, accountability, justice and reconciliation,’ it said.

The tweet followed the appointment of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa as the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka.

  Comments - 13

  • Saman Saturday, 27 October 2018 07:04 AM

    Gone are those days we danced according to your tune Uncle Sam. We will decide as we have, what is right for our country. You are welcome go join the party!

    Ram Saturday, 27 October 2018 07:10 AM

    Sorry guys.....you all and Indian are out of the picture.....for good . All western influence no more.....

    Summa Saturday, 27 October 2018 07:25 AM

    Too late bro. It's all because of POWER, yes our පව !!

    lakshitha Saturday, 27 October 2018 07:30 AM

    US must intervene,,this is an undemocratic coup,,,MR doesnt have a majority,,how can he be appointed PM,,,and how can the person who has a majority RW be ousted,,America must intervene,,Sirisena acting like a monkey with a dali pihiya,,

    Andrew Saturday, 27 October 2018 08:12 AM

    Surely US is not preaching to other nations. Donald the mighty man kicks his opponents like soccur balls on a field well others are following your example. You can't be having a problem with that.Andrew

    lalantha Saturday, 27 October 2018 08:34 AM

    America must definitely intervene as we have a nut case President who doesnt know to respect the will of the majority that elected Govt.

    Lord Wolfstein Saturday, 27 October 2018 08:39 AM

    This shows quite clearly that not only the citizens of Sri Lanka, but also the democratic world do not want to have a criminal as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka.

    GQ Saturday, 27 October 2018 11:34 AM

    This mentally sick LTTE bastard calling himself as Lord is a DM creation. Now all you bastards must arrested and sent to Andaman Islands.

    Be Fair Saturday, 27 October 2018 10:20 AM

    I dont think the US has the moral right to tell us what to do. As far as we know the politicians of our country messed everything for us, and we have survived. Im sure we will go thru this as well.

    Mun Saturday, 27 October 2018 10:27 AM

    The US has imposed sanction again Iran has stated they will impose sanction on any country that's deal with Iran. This resulted in all other countries of the world seizing there ties with Iran (excluding China only). So yeah that's how powerful the US and that's how stupid the majority of comments are. Every ones wants to friends with the US.

    EA Saturday, 27 October 2018 11:39 AM

    Americans don’t have their own language, their country is stolen from the native Indians,and its brain power depends on what it gets via the H1B visas.

    GoodOne Saturday, 27 October 2018 10:47 AM

    Surprise Uncle SAM..!!! Same like you intervened at 2015, here at 2018, under your nose, the guy from your wildest dreams, stole your wand and ran. :) Come on... RW is too old now, invest on an another good puppet.

    Sanka Saturday, 27 October 2018 08:46 PM

    Actually this bunch of politics idiots in Srilanka Drag our country to hell already. So-called constitutionAnd democracy prevailing in country fake and injustice We need foreign intervene at this juncture to solve the Matter without blood shading .


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