Minister Banduala Gunawardena has said that the US has no moral right to release statements challenging the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Sri Lanka.
The Minister said the comments made by the US on the sovereignty of Sri Lanka are not important as the island is not a state belonging to the United States.
He said that the basic laws are being changed according to the wishs of majority of people. He opined that for the first time in the history the President has diverted from the path of succumbing to the international pressure.
They are aware that certain countries that fight world supported the terrorists in Sri Lanka during the past 30 years. He stressed that people of this country will not allow a powerful country such as the US to resort to manipulations.