Update : Video : A demonstration opposite the American Embassy against visiting US special representative's statement
The National Collective Organization staged a protest against the activities of US Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues in the office of Global Criminal Justice, Stephen J. Rapp who is currently visiting the North.
Vehicular traffic on the Galle Road from Colpety towards Fort was blocked due to the protest held in front of the American Embassy this morning.
According to our correspondent Ambassador Rapp is visiting Kilinochchi area today.
Our news team contacted Embassy officials in Colombo to obtain some feedback about Ambassador Rapp’s trip today but the attempt failed after officials denied our request.
Rapp told TNA representatives in Jaffna yesterday that America will submit a third resolution against Sri Lanka during the Rights sessions to be held in Geneva next March.
Update : Thursday, 09 January 2014 - 12:51 ------------------------------------- Heavy traffic on Galle Road
Update : Thursday, 09 January 2014 - 11:01
Lane towards Colombo on the Galle Road blocked near US Embassy in Colpetty due to a protest.