Hirunews Logo
China+%27appreciates%27+Lanka%27s+stance+on+Dalai+Lama
Saturday, 04 April 2015 - 13:04
China 'appreciates' Lanka's stance on Dalai Lama
52

Shares
6,334

Views
China said it appreciated Sri Lanka’s stance on the Dalai Lama, as it seems unlikely their government would grant him a visa to visit.

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson told Reuters the government “may not grant a visa” even if certain factions invited the Dalai Lama.

He added that Sri Lanka has not changed its stance on its “One China” policy.

Sri Lanka is a traditional friendly neighbor of China while the China-Sri Lanka relationship has always developed smoothly.

Sri Lanka fully understands and respects China’s concerns on the relevant issue.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told a regular briefing in Beijing that China appreciates the Sri Lankan stance and are willing to work together with Sri Lanka to constantly strengthen the traditional friendly partnership.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
614 Views
143 Views
1,761 Views
39,200 Views
2,634 Views
40,598 Views
Top