UN, IC should help Lanka – Spanish PM
The Prime Minister of Spain Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero told
President Mahinda Rajapaksa, during a meeting at St. Petersburg, that
the international community and international organisations such as the
UN should help Sri Lanka. President Rajapaksa and the Spanish Premier
held bilateral talks on the sidelines at the International Economic
Forum in St.Petersburg yesterday.
President Rajapaksa briefed the Spanish Prime Minister on the
reconciliation and resettlement process undertaken by the government
since terrorism was eradicated in May, 2009.
The Spanish Premier was
also briefed on the progress made by the Lessons Learnt and
Reconciliation Commission and steps taken to provide better living
conditions to civilians rescued during the humanitarian operation.