Outgoing Russian Ambassador pledges to strengthen bilateral relations with Sri Lanka
Sat, Sep 10, 2022, 10:04 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 10, Colombo: The outgoing Russian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Yury Materiy called on President Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Presidential Secretariat Thursday, President’s Media Division said.
Mr. Materiy, who has ended his term in Sri Lanka, said that he will continue to work to strengthen the relations with Sri Lanka.
He further stressed the need to enhance ties and develop the tourism industry between the two countries.
President Wickremesinghe thanked Ambassador Materiy for his service rendered to Sri Lanka as the Ambassador of Russia.
Ambassador Yury Materiy for his part, pledged to do his utmost to foster bilateral relations between the two countries even though he is leaving Sri Lanka after completing his tenure.
He also wished President Wickremesinghe the strength to take Sri Lanka out of the economic crisis and establish a stable country, President’s Media Division said.
President Wickremesinghe wished Ambassador Yury Materiy success in all his future undertakings and thanked him for all the assistance rendered during his tenure in Sri Lanka.