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Sri Lankan President Wickremesinghe reiterates commitment to ‘One China’ policy

Feedbacks followed leader met Chinese agent Qi Zhenghong on Thursday

Sri Lankan Head Of State Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday declared his dedication to the “One China” plan in addition to to the UN Charter concepts of sovereignty and also territorial honesty of countries.

His comments followed consulting with China’s agent to Sri Lanka Qi Zhenghong on Thursday.

” Throughout a conference with H.E. Qi Zhenghong, Ambassador of China, I stated Sri Lanka’s company dedication to the one-China plan, in addition to to the UN Charter concepts of sovereignty and also territorial honesty of countries,” Wickremesinghe tweeted.

The Sri Lankan leader claimed that nations have to avoid justifications which additionally rise the present international stress.

” Nations have to avoid justifications which additionally rise the present international stress. Common regard and also non-interference in the inner events of nations are essential structures for serene participation and also non-confrontation,” Wickremesinghe claimed.

Amidst the political and also financial discrepancy, Sri Lanka had actually asked China for assistance and also requested a $1 billion finance to fulfill payments and also a $1.5 billion credit limit to acquire Chinese products; nevertheless, no progression was acquired.

Sri Lanka was influenced by the sweeping results of the pandemic-crushed essential tourist field and also the situation in Ukraine, which interrupted international supply chains and also increased the inflationary spiral that drove the island’s economic situation right into a void.

This year Sri Lanka requires to settle over $1.5 billion to China alone for financial obligation maintenance, the record specified additionally.

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