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The Sri Lankan Ambassador to the US presents his credentials to President Trump

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 10, 2019 19:22

The Sri Lankan Ambassador to the US presents his credentials to President Trump

Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United States, Rodney M. Perera, presented his credentials to the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, at the Oval Office of the White House.

Ambassador Perera explained Sri Lanka’s continuing efforts to build relationships of confidence and trust, and to strengthen institutions essential for the sustainable progress of the multi-ethnic, multi-cultural, multi-lingual and multi-religious nation.President Trump welcomed Ambassador Perera to Washington DC and reiterated his commitment that the US would stand with Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday terror attacks and expand counterterrorism, maritime, and border security cooperation with the island nation.The US President also stressed the importance of working together to strengthen the ties between the two countries, which are rooted in a shared commitment to democracy, human rights, and the rule of law.He welcomed Sri Lanka’s commitments to promoting reconciliation, accountability, and justice in pursuit of lasting peace following the civil conflict.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 10, 2019 19:22