Gotabaya’s Geneva war: Courting avoidable defeat | Daily FT

President GR is gambling dangerously in Geneva by adopting a rigid stance. He is thereby making things easier for the supporters of the Resolution in Geneva and more difficult for Sri Lanka’s supporters by not giving the latter anything to work with That the outcome of next week’s vote in the UNHRC Geneva was/is far from preordained is best evidenced by UK Minister of State and Commonwealth Lord Tariq Ahmad’s frank “adult-in-the-room” reply to a letter from the UK-based Tamil associations. He says: “…The 2021 composition is particularly challenging for consideration of country resolutions. The…

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