Resolution passed at the Council of Asian Liberal and Democrats Executive Committee meeting in Manila, Phillipines – June 2010.
Welcoming the defeat of separatist groups using terrorism in Sri Lanka, and the subsequent return of democracy to the whole of Sri Lanka
Appreciating the rapid resettlement of the vast majority of the Sri Lankans displaced from their homes in the North of Sri Lanka during fighting
Recognizing the need for swift rehabilitation of those conscripted into fighting for the LTTE against their will
The Council of Asian Liberals and Democrats
Looks forward to sustainable peace in Sri Lanka on the basis of a united nation committed to pluralism and democracy and accountability
Regrets efforts to revive violence in the cause of separatism, and urges political parties in Sri Lanka to enter into negotiations with government for the resolution of problems that remain