President to the US today to participate at UN General Assembly

Sunday, 18 September 2016 - 8:29

President Maithripala Sirisena and the Sri Lankan delegation will leave for the US today to participate in the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.

The session which commences tomorrow will continue till the 26th of this month.

President Sirisena is expected to address the session on the 21st.

Attention of world leaders is to be drawn towards refugees and illegal immigrants and also regarding nuclear weapons.