Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev assured President Mahinda Rajapaksa that his country would stand by Sri Lanka against all international pressures.
He also pointed out that a country should look for home grown solutions in dealing with its problems.
President Rajapaksa who is on a three-day state visit to Kazakhstan met his counterpart President Nazarbayev yesterday morning for bilateral talks.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev pledged his country’s wholehearted support towards Sri Lanka’s post conflict development during discussions held with his counterpart President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the Kazakhstan capital of Astana yesterday.
The two leaders discussed ways of further improving trade-economic cooperation and tourism between the two countries.
They also discussed on the possibility of increasing direct flights between the two countries to strengthen the tourism flow in to Sri Lanka and open new avenues for trade and investments.
President Nazarbayev also congratulated President Rajapaksa on the political and economic transformation that took place in Sri Lanka after the conflict.