Remarks to Media by Foreign Minister following talks with US Under Secretary of State
Remarks to Media by Hon. Mangala Samaraweera, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera meets the Chargé d’ Affaires of the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Colombo
Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera had an urgent meeting today (2nd December 2015) with the Chargé d’ Affaires of the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Colombo at the Parliament complex to express the concerns of the Government of Sri Lanka on the reported judgment of the Dawadmi Court of Saudi Arabia which states that a Sri Lankan national should be stoned to death on the charge of adultery. Ministers Thalatha Atukorale, A.H.M. Fowzie, the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment R. K. Obeyesekere and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs were associated with the Foreign Minister at the meeting.