May 12, 2019

Embassies request a list of terrorist suspects! Featured

Diplomatic sources in Colombo say that, foreign diplomats have decided to implement a visa ban in order to prevent fleeing terrorists in Sri Lanka.

There are about 45 foreign diplomatic and high-commissions in Colombo.

Last week, a number of Ambassadors ,High Commissioners  and representatives from international organizations met the President, said that this decision was taken as Islamist terrorism has become a threat to international security too.

The ambassadors have also asked the government to provide the current list of terrorist suspects as confidential documents to implement the initiative successfully.

Diplomatic units have decided to strictly enforce visa requirements to support the suppression of terrorism, according to diplomatic sources.