Saturday, January 10, 2009

A-9 opening addresses humanitarian concerns

(DN)The capture of Elephant Pass and the A-9 highway by gallant war heroes will address the main humanitarian issues which the international community was most concerned, observed Minister of Foreign Affairs Rohitha Bogollagama during a press conference at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday.

Minister Bogollagama pointed out that the international community’s main concern was the provision of humanitarian assistance by the Government to the displaced civilians in the Vanni, while fighting a fierce battle with the terrorists. Full Text