COLOMBO, 19th December 2016 (WAM) – Abdul Hamid Kazim Al Mulla, UAE Ambassador to Colombo, attended on Monday a reception hosted by Mangala Samaraweera, Sri Lankan Minister of Foreign Affairs, to celebrate new year.

Also present were Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, ministers, senior officials and heads of diplomatic missions in Colombo.

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