UN envoy meets Sri Lankan Human Rights Minister

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 10 October 2007, 06:12 GMT]
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms Louise Arbour, is due to meet Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse Thursday. She met Sri Lankan Human Rights Minister Mr.Mahinda Samarasinghe on Wednesday morning and discussed with him in detail the human rights situation on the ground, UN sources said.

Ms Arbour is due to meet a delegation of the Tamil National Alliance Thursday around 5 p.m. at UN office located in Colombo.

Mr.R.Sampanthan, parliamentary group leader, is leading TNA delegation. The delegation comprises Mr.Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam and Mr.Suresh Premachchandran.

 

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