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Sri Lanka and Russia to fight crime together

2013 Oct 25

Representatives from Russia and Sri Lanka have commenced discussions on reaching an agreement to combat crime.


Attorney General Palitha Fernando said the first round of meetings commenced in Moscow, Russia recently.


The Attorney General added that productive discussions took place between Senior Legal Officials in Russia and Sri Lanka regarding the combating of crime.


Under this agreement, Russia will render technical assistance and expertise with regards to investigation methods.


Furthermore, matters relating to criminal activities were discussed during this meeting.


The Attorney General further noted that subsequent to these discussions a formal agreement between the two countries will be drafted and signed. 

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