Assets in foreign countries to be probed - WB supports

Sunday, 08 February 2015 - 12:27

Measures to trace assets that that were taken abroad by politicians of the previous regime will get underway.

Foreign affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera will take the first initiative during his visit to the US.

Deputy Minister of foreign affairs Ajith P Perera stated that assistance will be obtained from the World Bank’s stolen asset recovery unit.