President Mahinda Rajapakse states that a divided commonwealth cannot fulfil its fundamental policies.
President Rajapakse who is also the current chairman of the Commonwealth stated that it is the responsibility of the member states to protect its fundamental principal which is equality.
Meanwhile President Mahinda Rajapakse is scheduled to visit Bahrain tomorrow on a 2 day official tour.
The President accompanied by a business delegation will visit the Gulf country to hold bilateral discussions with high-level Bahraini officials.
The President's visit is expected to further strengthen relations between the two countries and promote bilateral trade.