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Looking forward to working with President-elect Gotabaya: US

17 November 2019 09:31 pm - 9     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The US today said it was looking forward to working with President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa for a strong and sovereign Sri Lanka.

In a tweet, US Ambassador Alaina Teplitz said they were looking forward to working with the President-elect on issues of good governance, economic growth, the advancement of human rights and reconciliation in support of a strong, sovereign Sri Lanka.

She also congratulated the people of Sri Lanka on the democratic election.

  Comments - 9

  • Lokka Sunday, 17 November 2019 09:48 PM

    Thank you madam.

    Lokka Sunday, 17 November 2019 09:48 PM

    Thank you madam.

    George Harry Monday, 18 November 2019 12:05 AM

    Mind it the US government, there is no human rights violation in Sri Lanka to talk about Human Rights but the very US government itself breached many human rights in various countries.

    raa Monday, 18 November 2019 01:19 AM

    US is the one preaching human rights and democracy. At the same time, its associations with some leaders around the world contradicts that claim.

    Ram Monday, 18 November 2019 01:39 AM

    US will work with another US Citizen who will run Sri Lanka. So it is easy

    roobarbie Monday, 18 November 2019 03:33 AM

    Mr president Don't fall for this woman's tricks. Give them a wide berth. Save the country first from these snakes. See what they have done to Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Libya, Afghanistan etc. Dont fall in a pit with eyes open.

    Sunil vijaya Monday, 18 November 2019 05:09 AM

    just shut up!

    Andrew Silva Monday, 18 November 2019 05:28 AM

    I am sure we were more democratic than the Amarican 2016 election.

    Sokrates Monday, 18 November 2019 09:25 AM

    Anyone who understands the diplomatic phrases, realizes that this is a harsh warning to the Rajapaksa clan to strictly adhere to the listed points.

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