Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
The+President+to+address+UN+General+Assembly%3B+Measures+to+eradicate+narcotics+will+be+top+on+agenda
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - 19:17
The President to address UN General Assembly; Measures to eradicate narcotics will be top on agenda
40

Shares
4,883

Views
President Maithripala Sirisena is scheduled to address the UN General Assembly this evening in US time.

The President also intends to propose a special program on an international level to eliminate drug abuse, during his address.

Meanwhile, a special luncheon was held yesterday hosted by UN Secretary General Ban-ki Moon for the state leaders participating in the 71st session of the UN General Assembly.

Several state leaders including President Maithripala Sirisena participated in the event, where US President Barack Obama has informed his Sri Lankan counterpart that the transformation taking place in Sri Lanka sets as an example to the world.

The US President has also expressed his wishes to extend support for the country.

In addition, President Maithripala Sirisena has met the UN Secretary General Ban-ki Moon and UN High Commissioner Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein during the event.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Friday, 20 April 2018 - 17:28
The Wildlife officials in Amparai have been able to rescue 3 wild elephant calves, roaming in the area.The elephant calves were located from the Maduru... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
292 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
24,123 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
2,608 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,557 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
361 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
26,182 Views
Top