Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
President+joins+inauguration+of+CHOGM
Thursday, 19 April 2018 - 17:35
President joins inauguration of CHOGM
13

Shares
1,609

Views
President Maithripala Sirisena today (Apr. 19) joined the commencement of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace.
 
The Queen is hosting the event.
 
Queen Elizabeth, who has been the group’s symbolic figurehead since 1952, gave up long-haul travel in support of the biennial summit in 2013 and the 2020 gathering is set to be held in Malaysia.
 
On the closing day on Friday, leaders are expected to discuss who should follow Queen Elizabeth in the role.
 
The position is not hereditary, but Prince Charles, who is also the heir to the thrones of 16 Commonwealth nations, is expected to get the nod, despite some unease among ardent republicans.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,692 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
827 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,615 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,601 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
30 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
44,939 Views
Top