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Sri Lanka says will not cooperate with the OHCHR-driven "comprehensive investigation"

Sri Lanka Mission in Geneva has one more time told the Human Rights Council that it will not cooperate with the investigation.

Sri Lanka says will not cooperate with the OHCHR-driven "comprehensive investigation"
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The most popular diplomat who served the shortest period

I came across an interview in one of the Saudi dailies on 10 June, related to the Sri Lankan ambassador which interested me a lot.

Ambassador Vadivel Krishnamoorthy
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Mental health issues among families of missing persons

The Missing Persons Commission, together with the Ministry of Health, the National Institute of Mental Health and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) recently organized a consultative meeting with specialists in an effort to coordinate existing mechanisms to develop new strategies to address the mental health needs of families of missing persons.

Mental health issues among families of missing persons
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Sri Lanka becomes an attractive holiday destination for South Koreans

Sri Lanka won the “Best Booth Design Award” at the 29th Korean World Travel Fair (KOTFA), the largest travel exposition held at the Convention & Exhibition Center (COEX) between 29 May, 2014 and 1 June, 2014.

 Sri Lanka becomes an attractive holiday destination for South Koreans
 Sri Lanka becomes an attractive holiday destination for South Koreans
 Sri Lanka becomes an attractive holiday destination for South Koreans
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Lanka’s first ever JEC with G20 star coming

The 15th largest economy in the world and also a G20 nation signalled its readiness towards first ever Joint Economic mechanism with Sri Lanka-and also strongly praised Sri Lankan migrant workers’ contribution to its economy. ”We too want to further strengthen our trade, economic and investment relationship with Sri Lanka.

Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce-centre) and R D S Kumararatne (Director General of Department of Commerce-left) in smiles after concluding their successful meeting with  Won-sam Chang, Ambassador of Korea to Sri Lanka (right) on 03 June in Colombo.
Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce-left) discusses with  Won-sam Chang, Ambassador of Korea to Sri Lanka (right) on 03 June in Colombo.
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Sri Lanka President to attend G77+China summit in Bolivia this week-end

Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa will participate at the Group 77+ China summit by this weekend to be held in the atin American country of Bolivia.

Sri Lanka President to  attend G77+China summit in Bolivia this week-end
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