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Speaker urges diplomats not to act immediately

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has urged diplomats based in Colombo not to act immediately against Sri Lanka as he is scheduled to meet President Maithripala Sirisena today to discuss the political crisis.

The Speaker’s office said that diplomats from the UN, EU, UK, Canada and Germany met the Speaker.

They had expressed concerns over the situation in Sri Lanka and had warned of negative implications.