Mar 07, 2018

Important for GoSL to act quickly - US

The US embassy in Sri Lanka states that “it is important that the Government of Sri Lanka act quickly against perpetrators of sectarian violence, protect religious minorities and their places of worship, and conclude the State of Emergency swiftly, while protecting human rights and basic freedoms for all”

The statement adds that the rle of law, human rights, and equality are essential for peaceful coexistence.