Govt rejects Holmes’ allegations
Intemperate comments could question UN’s
impartiality, says PM:
The Government regrets very much the implication
of the statement attributed to the UN Under Secretary General for
Humanitarian Affairs Sir John Holmes in an interview given to
Reuters, Prime Minister Ratnasiri Wickremanayake said yesterday.
Select Committees to probe COPE allegations
The Government yesterday agreed to appoint
Parliamentary Select Committees to probe each of the allegations and
issues contained in the Committee on Public Enterprises report.