Defence Secretary briefs top HRW delegation

HRW_delegation_meets_Secretary_20151022_06p1A delegation of Human Rights Watch (HRW) led by Asia Director Brad Adams met with the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Karunasena Hettiarachchi at the Ministry premises for talks.

The HRW representatives exchanged views with the Secretary on issues related to the follow-up of the resolution adopted in the Human Rights Council on the Reconciliation and Accountability process in Sri Lanka, the Ministry of Defence said.

Discussions were also held on activities of HRW including training programmes conducted in relation to International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and avenues for future cooperation.

Ms Meenakshi Ganguly, Director South Asia and Ms Tejshree Thapa, Senior Researcher of HRW were also present at the meeting. (Colombo Gazette)

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here