The PM is scheduled to hold talks with the President of the European Parliament and other dignitaries during this tour.
According to reports in certain media, the PM is set to fly to Italy on the 9th of September. Foreign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris will be joining him in this tour, which would include a visit to the Vatican.
Earlier reports stated that President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa would fly to the USA to address the UN Assembly, during the third week of this month.