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SL to sign convention of protection from enforced disappearances

SL to sign convention of protection from enforced disappearances

Today Sri Lanka will sign the International Convention for the protection of all persons from enforced disappearances, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said. MORE..

December 10, 2015  06:25 pm|

President arrives after concluding US visit

President arrives after concluding US visit

President Maithripala Sirisena arrived in the country a short while ago after concluding his visit the United States to attend the UN General Assembly in New York. MORE..

October 2, 2015  04:14 pm|

President congratulates Nepal on new constitution

President congratulates Nepal on new constitution

Nepals Deputy Prime Minster Prakash Man Singh and Sri Lankan President Maitripala Sirisena held a meeting in New York on Wednesday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. MORE..

October 1, 2015  12:30 pm|

U.S. supports a credible domestic process in Sri Lanka - Kerry

U.S. supports a credible domestic process in Sri Lanka - Kerry

The U.S. has said it will support a domestic investigation by Sri Lanka to address allegations of human rights abuses during the final phase of the countrys civil war. MORE..

September 29, 2015  06:42 pm|

New govts policies have created positive environment: Ban Ki-moon

New govts policies have created positive environment: Ban Ki-moon

Welcoming the new Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has stated that a positive environment has been created by the policies of the new government in Sri Lanka for a greater collaboration with the United Nations and the international community. MORE..

April 24, 2015  01:06 pm|

US hails post-election human rights climate in Sri Lanka

US hails post-election human rights climate in Sri Lanka

Samantha Power, the American ambassador to the United Nations, said on Saturday that it is remarkable to see the changed human rights climate in Sri Lanka, following the Presidential Election in January. MORE..

February 14, 2015  02:21 pm|

Mangala meets U.N. chief, urges war crimes report delay

Mangala meets U.N. chief, urges war crimes report delay

Sri Lankas foreign minister met with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday, and U.N. diplomatic sources said he pressed his governments desire to delay the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during his countrys civil war. MORE..

February 14, 2015  08:03 am|

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