The United States says Sri Lanka has presented a ‘serious and comprehensive’ plan for reconciliation in the island nation, foreign media reports said.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton met Friday with Sri Lankan Foreign Minister G.M. Peiris, seeking to improve ties strained by American pressure for a probe into alleged war crimes.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers remarks with Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Gamini Lakshman Peiris at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. on May 18, 2012. [Go to http://video.state.gov for more video and text transcript.]