15 May 2009
His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa President COLOMBO
We are deeply grateful to you for the time that you gave to us when we visited Sri Lanka last month.
One of the issues that we discussed was the (...)
We welcomed President Rajapakse’s announcement on 12 April of a pause in the Sri Lankan government’s military offensive as a first step towards the protection of civilian life.
It is a particularly heinous act, as it targeted a rescue center for displaced persons. France expresses sincerest condolences to the victims’ families and loved-ones.