A function was held at the Indonesian Embassy in Colombo to celebrate its 65th Independence Day today.
The function was held under the patronage of the Indonesian Ambassador Djafar Husein. Addressing the gathering the Ambassador said that both countries share common values and interests in International Fora such as the Non Aligned Movement, G-77 and G-15.
In addition the two countries have extended valuable support for each country’s candidacies and nominations in various international organizations.
The Indonesian Ambassador presented awards to staff members who were involved in programmes to promote goodwill between the two countries. The Indonesian community in Sri Lanka participated in the occasion.