President tells world Sri Lanka can solve its own problems

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena told the international community, Sri Lanka can solve its own problems and so must be given space to do so.

Speaking at the UN General Assembly, the President said that after he took office he has taken steps to strengthen human rights, democracy and media freedom.

He said that after the war his Government has ensured National unity and reconciliation and is taking further steps in the post war reconciliation process.

The President urged the United Nations to continue to support Sri Lanka’s post war reconciliation process.