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Head of UN Political Affairs in Sri Lanka

Posted on: 04 / 03 / 2015

SRI LANKA (4 March 2015) – Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Jeffrey Feltman, arrived in Sri Lanka on Saturday 28 February for a four day visit.
During his visit,  Mr. Feltman met with senior officials of the Government, political parties, and civil society groups.
This was his first visit to Sri Lanka, where he met with Sri Lankan leaders to discuss various issues of mutual concern.
Mr. Feltman delivered a media statement at a press conference held at the United Nations Compound in Colombo on 3 March 2015, concluding his four day visit in Sri Lanka.

Media Statement by Mr. Feltman (3 March 2015):
English  |  Sinhala*  |  Tamil*  | Audio (as delivered in English) |  Video (of media briefing session in full)  |
Photo 1  | Photo 2  |  Photo credits: UN Sri Lanka
*Please note that the Sinhala and Tamil versions of the statement were translated by professional translators. However, please verify translations against the English statement before publishing.

Photo release – Head of UN Political Affairs calls on Prime Minister (3 March 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil  |  Photo 1  | Photo credits: UN Sri Lanka

Photo release – Head of UN Political Affairs meets Governor of NP (2 March 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil  |  Photo 1  |  Photo 2  |  Photo credits: UN Sri Lanka

Photo release – Head of UN Political Affairs meets NP Chief Minister (2 March 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil  |  Photo 1  |   Photo credits: UN Sri Lanka

Photo releaseHead of UN Political Affairs calls on President (28 February 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil  |  Photo 1  |   Photo 2  | Photo 3  | Photo credits: Chandana Perera

Photo releaseHead of UN Political Affairs meets Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs (28 February 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil  |  Photo 1  |   Photo credits: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Press release – Head of UN Political Affairs arrives in Sri Lanka (28 February 2015):
English, Sinhala, Tamil