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China says it will extend an unconditional support to strengthen Sri Lankan armed forces.

The Minister of Defense and State Councilor of the People’s Republic of China General Chang Wanquan who is on a official visit to Sri Lanka called on President Maithripala Sirisena today at the official residence of the President. The President who recalled the long term relationship between Sri Lanka and China thanked for the support given by China for the independence and national security of Sri Lanka. He also extended thanks for the Chinese government for the training opportunities which have been provided to Sri Lankan security forces for a long time. The President commended the assistance given to Sri Lanka by the Chinese government during the crucial period of war in the country. He expressed his trust over China’s continues provision of required training for the security forces in Sri Lanka. President Sirisena stated that the two countries will come into several agreements.