( May 10, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The attention of the Ministry of External Affairs has been drawn to comments in the international media on Sri Lanka’s position regarding the disputed South China Sea.
It is reiterated that the disputes concerning the South China Sea need to be settled bilaterally through negotiations by the concerned parties. This has been Sri Lanka’s consistent position on the said issue.
Ministry of External Affairs
10th May 2014