PM, Opposition Leader condemn Christchurch attack

2019-03-15 at 13:34

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has condemned the shootings in Christchurch stating “In the wake of the heinous attacks in Christchurch, I offer my condolences and support to New Zealand.“

“It is a country with a strong history of peace, multiculturalism, and tolerance, and I have no doubt that its people will not allow this incident to undermine those values”.

Leader of the Opposition Mahinda Rajapaksa said “I was deeply saddened to hear the news of the unprecedented violent attacks on mosques in #christchurch #NewZealand.“

“I would like to express my condolences to the families that lost loved ones. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of New Zealand”.