Mangala to meet Prince Zeid Ra'ad

Monday, 02 March 2015 - 8:59

Foreign Affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera will travel to Geneva to attend the High-Level Segment of the 28th session of United Nations Human Rights Council that will commence today.

Over 65 Foreign Ministers from around the world are expected to participate in this year's High-Level Segment of the UNHRC.

Minister Mangala Samaraweera is also scheduled to meet UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein.

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has agreed to postpone the presentation of the report on alleged violations in Sri Lanka.