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Sri Lankan President to undertake his first state visit to Seychelles on 8th Oct

British Asia News Network

Oct 5, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will be going to Seychelles next week to strengthen diplomatic and tourism ties between the two countries, this will be his first visit.

The three-day visit will begin on October 8 and end on October 10, announced Sri Lanka’s Foreign ministry. During his visit, Sirisena will hold talks with his Seychelles counterpart Danny Faure.

The talks will focus on health, education, tourism, environment, fisheries, maritime security and the Indian Ocean Commission.

Sri Lanka and Seychelles established diplomatic relations in 1988.

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