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Sirisena, who will lead a delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, will address the general debate on September 25.
Fight against LTTE was no 'ethnic war', military action was not targeted at Tamils: Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa
Talking about the last phase of the civil war, which started with his government ordering military action against the LTTE, he said the move was not the first resort, but the last one.
Government told the court that the former prime minister's assassins cannot be released and that the President of India has earlier already rejected a proposal to release the convicts.
Since its withdrawal, doubts have been raised about the resolutions which held Sri Lanka accountable for alleged human rights abuses committed by both government troops and the LTTE in 2009.
Hamilton leads Vettel by 17 points after the drive of his life from 14th on the grid to win last weekend at Hockenheim.
The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) had run a military campaign for a separate Tamil homeland in the northern and eastern provinces of the island nation for nearly 30 years before its collapse
Wolff was adamant that the triumphant Hamilton and his team-mate Valtteri Bottas will remain free to race each other until late in the season.
Max Verstappen clocked an outright circuit lap record and fastest lap as Red Bull continued to top the times.
A team spokesman said the new unit was being used as a precaution to protect the engine that suffered possible damage after the Finn stopped suddenly with hydraulic problems at Spielberg.
When parliament assembled this morning, the Opposition demanded the government's response to the minister's statement.
Valtteri Bottas roared to his first pole position of the season Saturday ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in a tense qualifying.
Lewis Hamilton on Thursday revised his strong criticism of Sebastian Vettel's errant driving last weekend.
A huge consignment of ammunition and explosives, suspected to belong to a terror group like LTTE, was unearthed near Thangachimadam in Rameshwaram on Monday evening.
The documents are expected to have had references to India's relations with the island nation, including the work of the Indian Peace-keeping Force (IPKF) during the period.
Sirisena said although the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam) had been defeated militarily, its ideology and agents are very much alive.