Five new Ambassadors and a High Commissioner have presented their credentials. They presented their credentials to President Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat this morning.
Chandradath Singh handed in his credentials as the new High Commissioner of Trinidad and Tobago to Sri Lanka.
Freddy Svane presented his credentials as Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark.
Afghanistan’s new Ambassador to Sri Lanka is Nanguyalai Tarzi.
The new Ukraine Ambassador to Sri Lanka is Oleksandr Shevchenko. He too handed in his credentials to the President.
Frank Hans D. Castellanos presented his credentials as Ambassador of the Dominican Republic to Sri Lanka.
Alon Ushpiz handed in his credentials to the President as the new Ambassador of the State of Israel. Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris and Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunge were present.