President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that diplomatic relations in the present era have been polluted by selfishness and power struggles.
The President had expressed these views at a special session at the Parliament of Seychelles yesterday.
The President also went on to say that imperialism that was defeated by us several decades ago is lifting its head in a different face at present.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa also stated that certain nations were utilizing its power to intervene in internal matters of other countries.
The President concludes his 5 day visit to Tanzania and Seychelles today.