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New head for Geneva mission

Prominent journalist C.A. Chandraprema is tipped to be appointed as the new Sri Lankan Ambassador to Geneva.

Chandraprema is a popular commentator as well as an author.

His expected appointment comes after the new Government under President Gotabaya Rajapaksa recalled a number of diplomats.

Meanwhile, it is learnt that Professor of Surgery of the University of Peradeniya M.D. Lamawansa is to be appointed the new Ambassador to Russia while Manori Unambuwa is expected to be appointed the new Ambassador to Germany.