China believes Sri Lanka can handle situation in Kandy

China believes Sri Lanka can handle the situation in Kandy and will not interfere as it is an internal matter of Sri Lanka.

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang said that China had taken note of the incident in Sri Lanka.

“This belongs to Sri Lanka’s internal affairs. China believes that the Sri Lankan Government and its people are capable of handling the current situation, and upholding Sri Lanka’s social stability and ethnic solidarity,” he said.

The spokesman also said that China hopes Sri Lanka will take concrete measures to protect the security of Chinese citizens in Sri Lanka. (Colombo Gazette)