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Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 6:45
President leaves to Russia
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President Maithripala Sirisena left the island this morning on an official visit to the Russian Federation at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin.

This visit marks the first official visit to Russia by a Sri Lankan leader since 1974.

This year also marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment diplomatic relations between the two countries.

During this state visit, President Sirisena is scheduled to hold bilateral discussions with Russian President Vladimir Putin tomorrow.

A review of progress made in the longstanding bilateral relationship, including the way forward to further promote trade and investment between the two countries will be discussed.

Several bilateral agreements in the areas of fisheries, tourism, cultural and education cooperation, including cooperation in the science and technology sector, are scheduled to be signed.

 

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