Visiting British Secretary of State for Defence Dr. Liam Fox holds talks with the President and high-level Government Representatives.
Dr. Fox arrived in the island from the Katunayake International Airport. Minister Basil Rajapaksa and Deputy Minister Neomal Perera warmly greeted him at the Airport.
The British Secretary of States for Defence met President Rajapaksa at Temple Trees today. Present on the occasion were Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris, President’s Secretary Lalith Weeratunga and Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa.
Dr. Fox also met Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris at the External Affairs Ministry for discussions. Dr. Liam Fox is scheduled to deliver the Lakshman Kadirgarmar Memorial Lecture.