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Sri Lanka said that it is willing to help Vietnam in law and international justice, the sectors of its strength, Tuoitrenews reported.

It said that President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Prime Minister D.M.Jayaratneinformed this during a meeting with visiting Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh in Colombo on Monday.

Upon congratulating Vietnam on its election to the UN Human Rights Council for the 2014-2016 tenure, Sri Lanka leaders said they want Vietnam to play a more important role in international forums.

The two sides also pledged to encourage and create conditions for their enterprises to do business in each other’s country. Both the host and guest highly valued good performances in the bilateral relations in the past, and shared the view that both sides should further strengthen exchanges and meetings at all levels.

Minh said Vietnam will step up cooperation with Sri Lanka to increase two-way trade to US$1 billion by 2015.

  Comments - 29

  • hks Tuesday, 26 November 2013 04:32 PM

    May the almighty GOD bless the Vietnamese people..!

    Dammika Tuesday, 26 November 2013 04:40 PM

    Please don't make a mess of that peaceful country.

    Shehan Tuesday, 26 November 2013 05:58 PM

    This is hilarious!

    Law and order is pretty much non existent in SL, and we are offering our so called expertise to other countries....

    It just goes to show their mentalities.

    M Kuruparan Wednesday, 27 November 2013 02:52 AM

    Yes. BBS will be sent there to help and learn . . .

    Roy Tuesday, 26 November 2013 07:04 PM

    Oh my GOD.

    2013 Joke of the Year.

    I am wondering if these guys are making up these stories.

    sss Tuesday, 26 November 2013 12:35 PM

    oh oh now Vietnam will start punishing police officers who carry out their duties honorably

    Neutral thinker Tuesday, 26 November 2013 12:47 PM

    yes sir, you can teach Vietnam how to share the powerful posts among one family members, how to break other political parties, how to increase the taxes cunningly, and also teach them ow to become a king.

    Naz Tuesday, 26 November 2013 07:51 PM

    Vietnamese want to know how to impeach their CJ and install a Thief Justice. Only God knows

    Andrew Pitugala Tuesday, 26 November 2013 12:55 PM

    Sure, first get rid of the Chief Justice and appoint your lap dog.

    peter Wednesday, 27 November 2013 09:59 AM

    Is it a comedy series ?

    zorro Tuesday, 26 November 2013 01:35 PM

    Vietnam is elected to the UN Human Rights Counsil and Sri Lanka congratulating Vietnam for this? actually we bash everybody for any act and attempt to establish Human Rights issues. Not only that we want to help them in legal matters. MACABRE at its best!

    dharmapala Thursday, 28 November 2013 03:05 AM

    srilanka law is utter fails first home then outside,india fellow srilanka

    idiot Tuesday, 26 November 2013 01:49 PM

    SL said that they are willing to help. Vietnam never agreed thank God. God bless Vietnam. No one can bless SL.

    Janaki Kalansuriya Wednesday, 27 November 2013 12:44 AM

    Their END to any democracy is in sight. God Bless you Viet Nam. You'll soon be heading back to the 60's and 70's.

    Haka Haka Wednesday, 27 November 2013 03:49 AM

    hAA....HAA...HIK...HIK.......a lawless corrupt, third world nation full of crooks trying to help Vietnam in their legal matters..........this is the joke of 2013

    Silva de Mervin Tuesday, 26 November 2013 02:18 PM

    I did not know Dr Mervin is going to be Vietnam Ambassador

    Kalu Nangi Wednesday, 27 November 2013 01:02 AM

    This is to get them on to our side. Vietnam has been appointed to the Human Rights Council. Their favorable vote is needed in March 2014.

    Nadi Karunaratne Tuesday, 26 November 2013 02:32 PM

    Reality and the regime have become's the SL people who are paying for this mad disconnect.

    pokirissa... Wednesday, 27 November 2013 04:06 AM


    Spitfire Tuesday, 26 November 2013 02:46 PM

    Of course Sri Lanka has ample experience in how to remove a Chief Justice!

    Fayad Tuesday, 26 November 2013 10:18 AM

    Who will help SL legal Matters ????

    Moda helaya Tuesday, 26 November 2013 10:19 AM

    who will help sri lanka for legal corruptions all times

    Madanamutha Tuesday, 26 November 2013 02:58 PM

    Helping on how to impeach judges who have different vies to the ruler's chinthanaya

    Nihar Wednesday, 27 November 2013 07:18 AM

    The big "Joke" of the millennium.

    Raizuh Langai Wednesday, 27 November 2013 01:32 AM

    What about corruption, nepotism, jumbo cabinet, fooling people in the name of an esteemed religious teaching, Grease Yakka, Fools in Parliament etc. etc.

    Regi Tuesday, 26 November 2013 10:31 AM

    Blind leading the blind ????

    Calistus Jayatilleke Tuesday, 26 November 2013 10:33 AM

    Oh yes, with an excellent standing in "low and odour", we are more than qualified to help other countries in legal matters!

    Renu Tuesday, 26 November 2013 03:52 PM

    Teach them how the Clan manipulate the the Judiciary in the country

    ase Wednesday, 27 November 2013 08:20 AM

    what is it ?? law and order ? hoooooooooooooo

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