GL to brief Dpls
The External Affairs Ministry is to brief the diplomatic community
about Sri Lanka’s current progress and the stance to be adopted at the
forthcoming UNHRC sessions. This briefing will take place at a
conference with all High Commissioners and ambassadors stationed in
Colombo at the External Affairs Ministry this morning presided by
External Affairs Minister Prof G L Peiris, ministry Director General of
Communications Rodney Perera said.
He said during this meeting, Minister Peiris will explain the steps
taken by the government to implement LLRC recommendations, the National
Action Plan and also steps taken towards the rehabilitation of former
LTTE cadres. Attention would also be drawn towards the exemption of Sri
Lanka from the child soldiers’ list by the United Nations Security
Council, development activities undertaken by the government including
the strengthening of democracy in the Northern Province and the steps
taken to recruit new hands to the public service, Perera said.