Tamil Diplomat

Hoge discussed with Sampanthan on National Question

The UK Minister of State of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire who is on his second visit to the island discussed the national question and reconciliation with with TNA Parlimentarians R Sampanthan MP and M. A. Sumanthiran.

Mr Swire also commented on the social media platform that he was delighted to have met with new PM Ranil Wickremeasinghe and referred to the PM as a ‘great friend of the UK’

As part of a broad visit Mr. Swire called on senior ministers including Prime Minister Wickremesinghe to discuss the new government’s reform programme and areas of potential co-operation.

Minister Swire is today vsisting Jaffna and isa said to meet with Chief Minister Wigneswaran and others