Sri Lanka has been given two more years to implement Sri Lanka co-sponsored 30/1 Geneva resolution 2015 without any amendment or new suggestions by the UNHRC, said the Acting Foreign Minister Dr. Harsha De Silva.
President Maithripala Srisena arrived at the Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta International Airport this afternoon to attend the Indian Ocean Rim Association Leaders’ Summit and to pay a state visit to Indonesia.
Tri forces and Police are continuing with operations to arrest tri forces personnel considered as Absent Without Official Leave (AWOL). Since the end of the last General Amnesty period that ended on midnight, 31st December (2016) authorities have arrested 1500 deserters till 01st of March (2017).
Top officials of the Sri Lankan Police today (3rd March) while condemning the baseless statements by some interested parties assured that the country’s security has not been threatened due to a few incidents which took place recently.