Sri Lanka’s main opposition says government contradicts itself by supporting UN Chief’s re-election

June 16, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s main opposition United National Party (UNP) has said the government was contradicting itself by deciding to back the second term of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

UNP National Organizer, parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayaka has told a press conference that the government after accusing Ki-moon of being a war monger following the release of the UN advisory panel report, has now extended support to his re-election.

According to Karunanayaka, the government after accusing the UN Secretary-General of being an LTTE agent trying to tarnish the country’s image has now announced its decision to support his re-election.

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