Video : CHOGM should deliver a touch of healing to our troubles - Prince Charles - CHOGM 2013
We do not need to be reminded of the troubles of the world and the responsibility of the Commonwealth to address them, Prince Charles stated while addressing the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) a short while ago.
He said that the commonwealth should deliver a touch of healing upon the world.
Prince Charles claimed that Sri Lanka had confronted several hardships in the past, recounting his previous visit to Sri Lanka in 2005 following the devastating tsunami.
He said that he met with several relief workers during his visit and expressed his admiration for their fortitude while commending the progress that had been made in healing those wounds.
The Prince of Wales also stated that it was his privilege to represent the Queen at CHOGM 2013 and passed on her sincere thanks for this remarkable initiative.
The Queen had also commended the Commonwealth Charter which she claimed was a milestone in Commonwealth history. She also passed on her well wishes to the delegates during the deliberations that will ensue.