Saturday, May 30, 2009

UNHRC 11th Special Session on Sri Lanka Attempt to single out a small developing country

Statement by Ambassador Juan Antonio Fernandes Palacios,
Permanent Representative of Cuba

(TI)At the outset allow me to extend my appreciation for the statement of the Minister of Disaster Management and Human Rights of Sri Lanka, Hon. Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe, whose presence in this special session evidences the constant will of Sri Lanka of exchanging with the international community, the importance Sri Lanka attaches to the Human Rights Council, of which it was a founding member, as well as the commitment of the country in this regard. Full text