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The United States has welcomed the release of former army commander Sarath Fonseka. Describing Mr Fonseka as a political prisoner, a spokesman for the US embassy in Colombo said “We welcome the release of the former army commander Sarath Fonseka.”

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  • samosa Tuesday, 22 May 2012 12:33 AM

    He is on holiday... Thinking of what to say next.

    balu Tuesday, 22 May 2012 07:51 AM

    sanga very true! 200% agreed with you!

    Tarcissus Tuesday, 22 May 2012 08:31 AM

    Thank you Mr. President.

    Sri Lankan Tuesday, 22 May 2012 02:47 AM

    Yes, very true, US always like role plays:).

    Ashoka Monday, 21 May 2012 03:35 PM

    Thank you! We know that US played some role in this release.

    ponnnapeelam Tuesday, 22 May 2012 06:37 PM

    War Hero but Gutter mouth !

    C.K.Lankaputhra. Monday, 21 May 2012 03:49 PM

    Thank you President Obama, Mrs. Hilary Clinton and all countries who voted against us at Geneva. You helped us to save Gen. SF.

    Yuri Tuesday, 22 May 2012 07:10 PM


    Jayasri Monday, 21 May 2012 03:55 PM

    Wijathika Balawegaya

    Fusion Monday, 21 May 2012 03:56 PM

    Thank You US. Regardless of their intentions, anyone who played a part in the release of Gen. Fonseka should be commended.

    Bigfoot Monday, 21 May 2012 03:55 PM

    Thank You President Obama for all the support. We know that you strive for a democratic and just rule for the whole world. You are the world leader.

    krishna Monday, 21 May 2012 04:02 PM

    where is Wimal Weerawansa.

    Sanga Monday, 21 May 2012 04:25 PM

    It is the USA dead rope that left Fonseka behind bars. Hope he will stop swallowing them again...!!!

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