‘Countries must refrain from provocations which further escalate the current global tensions’ – Prez


During a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Qi Zhenghong, President Ranil Wickremesinghe reiterated Sri Lanka’s firm commitment to the one-China policy.

He also reiterated the country’s commitment towards the United Nations Charter principles of sovereignty and territorial integrity of nations.

Taking to Twitter, Wickremesinghe further emphasised that countries must refrain from provocations that further escalate the current global tensions, noting that mutual respect and non-interference in the internal affairs of countries are important foundations for peaceful cooperation and non-confrontation.