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Sri Lanka will not grant visas to UN investigators probing war crimes allegedly committed during the island's decades-long separatist conflict, President Mahinda Rajapakse said Tuesday.

"We will not allow them into the country," said Rajapakse, who is under international pressure to cooperate with the UN-mandated investigation. (AFP)

  Comments - 18

  • Hanifa Wednesday, 20 August 2014 02:31 AM

    Well dun. President!

    ram Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:03 AM

    patta nondiya...

    Ranja Thursday, 21 August 2014 08:02 AM

    Edath Chandiya, Adath Chandiya!!!!!

    Renu Wednesday, 20 August 2014 09:39 AM

    How if countries who supported the resolution says no visas for Minsters & MPs of the present GOSL.and remove us from the UN or we face an invation by another country like the Ukraine situation

    karnan Wednesday, 20 August 2014 07:38 AM

    what is the point of UN existence then sir?

    tony Wednesday, 20 August 2014 06:44 AM


    Just Another Citizen Wednesday, 20 August 2014 06:44 AM

    Why worry if we have nothing to hide?

    Nirmala Kothalawala Wednesday, 20 August 2014 12:05 PM

    We invited them in 2009 in 2014 we are refusing them . Is there is basis its all about politics . People in Sri Lanka are commenting on public sites without any knowledge .

    bravelion Wednesday, 20 August 2014 03:07 AM

    a leader with a backbone, bravo!

    maddy Tuesday, 19 August 2014 09:38 AM

    I am not a fan of you Sir, but for this case, my support goes to you.

    tomsam Wednesday, 20 August 2014 02:11 AM

    Why not pull all your cronies and relatives from NYC.
    You could run your own world in stinking lanka

    mail_guy Tuesday, 19 August 2014 10:37 AM

    Why are we afraid? We didn't do any war crime. Let them in.

    Sri Lankan Tuesday, 19 August 2014 04:01 PM

    Whatever differences we have...we should not allow international interferences..they would make Sri Lanka another Iraq.... via DM Android App

    AM Tuesday, 19 August 2014 10:28 AM

    Oneway or other they will always get their guy, always

    ram Tuesday, 19 August 2014 10:23 AM

    still your team is sleeping UN is smart through technology get my point-Ram Batticaloa

    Roshan Tuesday, 19 August 2014 10:20 AM

    common ! UN will cry and beg

    Eng.M.V.R,Perera Tuesday, 19 August 2014 09:59 AM

    we should fully endorse our President's Action

    hateallpoliticians Tuesday, 19 August 2014 09:46 AM

    Guilty conscious pricks the mind..

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