Norway lauds SL’s reconciliation efforts

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe seen greeting Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide when they met in Oslo.   



By Yohan Perera   

Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide yesterday praised Sri Lanka’s efforts in bringing about reconciliation and said the country had set an example to the whole world.   

She said this when she met Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and the visiting delegation.   

The Prime Minister’s office said Ms. Soreide pledged Norway’s fullest support for Sri Lanka’s reconciliation efforts and that both parties had highlighted the need for improving economic, political and diplomatic ties between the two countries.   

She pledged Norway’s support for the development of Sri Lanka’s fisheries sector and the proposed University of Police and Crime.