Saturday, January 10, 2009

EU Heads of Mission in Colombo urges for a political solution

Colombo, 10 January, ( European Union Heads of Mission in Colombo have called for a sustainable and equitable peace in Sri Lanka. EU Heads of Mission have called upon all parties to work vigorously towards a political solution which addresses the legitimate concerns of all communities in Sri Lanka. "Only this will provide a foundation on which the people of Sri Lanka can live in peace and prosperity."

The EU Heads of Mission have also strongly condemn the repeated attacks on and intimidation of the media that have occurred over recent months, including the armed attack on the MTV TV-station and the brutal assassination of the Sunday Leader’s Chief Editor, and urge the Sri Lankan authorities to take all necessary steps to bring the perpetrators to justice. Full Text