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Boris’s win reflects global trend of pro-nationalist governments: Prez

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson’s victory at the recently concluded general elections is a reflection of the global trend of pro-nationalist governments.

Rajapaksa taking to his twitter handle today congratulated Johnson on his landslide win, and wished the new Prime Minister, the Government and the people of United Kingdom the very best.

Meanwhile, Former Minister Harin Fernando, who took to his Twitter account to congratulate Johnson on his victory said,  “Conservatives have a sweeping victory. Congratulations to my Conservative friends. The message is clear. USA UK India even Sri Lanka have proved its nationalism over liberalism. The cycle continues.”