President condemns the Manchester Attack
President Maithripala Sirisena condemns the terrorist
attack on a Manchester musical concert, that claimed the lives of 22
civilians and injured scores more.
All states should come together strongly to defeat all
forms of terrorism, stated President Sirisena in a letter addressed to
British Premier Theresa May.
Earlier the day, President had tweeted "Killing
innocent civilians for political gain in heinous", referring to the
Manchester Arena attack. Sri Lanka's people and the government stand in
solidarity with the British people and the families of the victims in
this hour of grief, says the President's message further.
President Sirisena also wishes speedy recovery to the