Thursday, January 15, 2009

German Ambassador in Sri Lanka reprimanded

By Rajini Kumarasamy from Hamburg

(January 15, Hamburg, Sri Lanka Guardian) According to media reports in Germany and Sri Lanka the German ambassador in Colombo Mr J├╝rgen Weerth has been censured by the Sri Lankan government for holding a eulogy at the funeral of the murdered newspaper editor critical of the island’s government. Full Text