Category: Speeches

President requests not to allow any room to achieve objectives of terrorists by dividing into ethnic groups

The objectives of the terrorists are being fulfilled through creating conflicts among the communities based on their ethnicities, said President Maithripala Sirisena. The President requested all Sri Lankans not to allow any room to achieve the objective of terrorists to divide the country. He made these remarks addressing the State Vesak Festival held at the…

President returns after successful visit to China

President Maithripala Sirisena returned to the Island today (16) after successfully completing the brief official visit to China bringing many developmental benefits to the country while enhancing the cooperation regarding the national security of Sri Lanka.   The official discussion held between President Sirisena and the Chinese President Xi Jinping was concluded in a fruitful…

There is no threat of terror attack, but only a few opportunists trying to satisfy their petty agendas – President

The President Maithripala Sirisena has stated that there is no threat of a terror attack, but only a few opportunists trying to satisfy their petty agendas. During a meeting with Kalutara District politicians, State Officers and Security Service Chiefs, organized at the District Secretariat Kalutara recently, the President claimed that certain people are misusing the…

Speech of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations held on 15 May 2019 in Bejing, China.

Speech of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations held on 15 May 2019 in Bejing, China. His Excellency Xi Jingping, President of the People’s Republic of China, His Majesty the King of Heads of State of Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates Ladies and Gentlemen I extend my respectful thanks to…

President requests all citizens not to be trapped by efforts by interested parties to create unrest in the country

President Maithripala Sirisena requests all to engage in their daily activities as usual without getting deceived by the false and misleading statements by the interested groups. He pointed out that the present security situation of the country is in satisfactory level. The President made these remarks participating in a meeting with the political leaders, public…

I will fulfil the responsibilities of building a peaceful country after eradicating terrorism from the Motherland – President

President Maithripala Sirisena said that he was not affected by terrorism and that he would fulfill the responsibility of building a peaceful country after eradicating terrorism. The President said that the law will be enforced against anyone who is responsible for the incident on April 21. He said this, addressing in the final progress review meeting…

‘We will not allow barbaric terrorists to divide the Sri Lankan nation’ – President emphasized in the East

Under the new national security programme, all citizens have been guaranteed the right to live in a society free of fear and suspicion. Discuss with Islamic religious leaders and solve the problems of the Muslims Pointing out that terrorism has not won anywhere in the world, President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized that the brutality of the…

While the security forces are destroying the extremist terrorism, the religious leaders holds the responsibility to ensure  reconciliation in a multi-ethnic country – President

President vows that he would not allow any foreign forces to be deployed in the country President Maithripala Sirisena said that within a short span of time the security forces will be firmly eradicating the extremist terrorism and that the religious leaders holds the responsibility of building reconciliation and understanding  between all ethnic groups without…

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