Environment and Renewable Energy Minister Susil Premjayantha told Parliament on today (18) that UNP had internationalized the national problem by bringing about foreign observers, entering into agreements with LTTE leader Prabhakaran and holding Thimpu and Oslo talks.
Amendments proposed by the UNP and DNA to the motion against UNHRC led international investigation on alleged human rights violation were rejected by the House with a majority of 95 votes in Parliament today.
The motion brought in by nine UPFA MPs against office of the UNHRC sponsored international investigation into alleged human rights violations in Sri Lanka was passed with a majority of 134 votes today after two days of debate.
We must remind ourselves that when social structures are dismantled by external intervention without regard for local tradition and values, the inevitable result is total anarchy, Events which are unfolding in many parts of the world, as we meet here, amply illustrate this reality, said President Rajapaksa.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who travelled to Bolivia to attend the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Group of 77 and China (G77 + China), held bilateral talks with Bolivian President Evo Morales on Monday (June 16) at the Presidential Palace in the city of La Paz.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa currently visiting Santa Cruz in Bolivia to attend the Golden Jubilee of the G77 held bilateral discussions with several world leaders at the Expo Cruz Export Center on Sunday (June 15) and explained Sri Lanka’s actual situation to them.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa issuing a message responding to Aluthgama incident said the Government will not allow anyone to take law into their hands and an investigation will be held for the law to take its course of action to bring to book those responsible for the incident.