Well Done

Sri Lankan Police forming a human chain in parliament to protect the Speaker and enable a vote.

The U.S. Embassy on Saturday congratulated the Sri Lankanrnpeople on the conclusion of a largely peaceful parliamentary election rnwith an impressive level of voter turnout.
“We applaud the performance of rnthe Election Commission and the police,” the Embassy said in a statement.rn

rn”We look forward working with the new government elected by the people rnof Sri Lanka. We hope that the government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam will return to the negotiating table as quickly as possible to forge a lasting peace.rn


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