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National Unity Govt should forge ahead

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“People wish not only Govt. but also President will step down”

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We’ve extended our fullest cooperation during investigations

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‘We’re a strong party supporting the Tamil population’

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‘Youngsters believe in education rather than in violence’

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President, Premier will govern Sri Lanka till 2020

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Fighting each other isn’t going to provide the answer

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‘We’ll be able to make a change this time’

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‘We aren’t eager to split the Unity Govt.’ - Mano Ganesan

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GOvt. has shown they aren’t capable of delivering -Sharmila Gonawela

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The way the council is run needs a facelift -Jerusha Crossette

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Local administration experiences bitterest period under current rule: Basil

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UNP willing to continue with Unity Govt.

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