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3 November 2016 02:58 pm - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


UK Minister for the UN and Commonwealth Baroness Anelay will visit Colombo and Jaffna from November 6 to 9 on her first official visit to Sri Lanka, the British High Commission in Colombo announced today.

It said the minister will reiterate the UK’s commitment to supporting Sri Lanka in strengthening democracy and human rights (including tackling gender based and sexual violence), delivering reconciliation and combating corruption during her visit.

The Minister will discuss these issues with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Foreign Affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera and Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan.

  Comments - 3

  • Shelly. Thursday, 03 November 2016 03:40 PM

    She and all others come here to find out the secret how we have achieved so much within a short period of18 months. via DM Android App

    mm Thursday, 03 November 2016 04:01 PM

    will she also only go to Jaffna and listen only their side of the story via DM iOS App

    Gayan Perera Thursday, 03 November 2016 04:04 PM

    Haha, completely ignoring all the JO goons such as Wimal. And clear that GSP will take a long long time given HR issues are far from solved.

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