The Chinese President Xi Jinping has congratulated President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on his 72nd birthday today. In a twitter message the Chinese Embassy in Colombo stated, that the Chinese President has sent the congratulatory letter signed personally by him to President Rajapakse. Furthermore, the message conveys that China will co-operate closely with the Government of Sri Lanka to face prevailing challenging times.
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