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Sunday, 16 February 2014





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Sri Lanka issues and US:

Assessing LTTE rump strategy

Secretary to the President, Lalith Weeratunga, at a media briefing on Wednesday in Colombo, presented his take of men and matters and events during his most recent diplomatic endeavour in Geneva and Washington DC to explain the ‘Sri Lanka side of the story’ as opposed to the ‘story’ given by the separatist Tiger activists within the Tamil Diaspora,

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We are passionate about implementing LLRC recommendations - Secretary to the President

The Army court submissions would come out soon on matters related to civilian casualties in the end stage of the war on terrorism said Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga, who is heading the Task Force for implementing the National Action Plan on LLRC recommendations.

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Opposition parties, no challenge to the UPFA :

Focus on child-centred programs - Prasanna Ranatunga

We reduced the teacher student ratio from 1:26 to 1:20. Now for every 20 students we are having one teacher. We are planning to improve this further. During my tenure I have provided jobs for 12,000 graduates in the province. I also initiated a program to train all teachers in the province and now 99 percent of the teachers serving in the province are trained teachers. We also looked into the welfare issues of the teachers by expediting the process of providing pensions and introducing an insurance scheme for teachers.

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International dialogue on HR politicised, double standards - Russian Human Rights Envoy

Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry Director of the Department for Humanitarian Cooperation and Human Rights, Anatoly Viktorov refuted the need for an international inquiry against Sri Lanka on war crimes saying international dialogue in the sphere of human rights was rife with politicisation and double standards.

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