MR and Cameron hold talks

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa and British Prime Minister David Cameron had one to one talks in London yesterday.

President’s spokesman Bandula Jayasekera said that the discussion took place at Melbourne House just before a reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth.

However details of that discussion was not immediately made available by the President’s office.

The President and his delegation later left for Rome where they will have a meeting with the Pope.

Meanwhile  External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris met separately with the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom, William Hague and Alistair Burt, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office for wide-ranging discussions about current developments in Sri Lanka.

Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga and Sajin de Vaas Gunawardena, Member of Parliament, participated in the discussion at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London.