Video : A pow vow between the President and UN Secretary General.

Wednesday, 25 September 2013 - 12:48



UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon met President Mahinda Rajapaksa and exchanged views on the post-conflict situation in Sri Lanka and the country’s cooperation with the United Nations. 


The Secretary-General noted the Government’s latest efforts to conduct the provincial elections and to implement the recommendations of its Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission. 


The Secretary-General also addressed the remaining challenges in reconciliation and emphasized the need for a more holistic approach.


Addressing the session UN Secretary General Baan Kee Moon said that the UN had been unsuccessful with regard to Sri Lanka’s war time actions.