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Sri Lankan Ambassador to China talked with China Daily reporter in an exclusive interview Monday and shared his views about the coming Shanghai Expo. 

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Sporting background builds anticipation for Sri Lankan ambassador

"I believe what we are looking forward to from the Games is increased Asian harmony."

"We believe sport can make people more healthy and open-minded and they will learn more about how to work together with greater unity."

"I was delighted to hear, for instance, that Yao had a baby."

--Sri Lankan Ambassador Karunatilaka Amunugama

Sri Lankan Amb. emphasizes close ties

"China and Sri Lanka are old friends, good friends, traditional friends."

"I have seen that China has a rapid growth…and that growth, that development, in fact spilled not only to the region but to the entire world."

"We won the war against terrorism. Now we are fighting [for] economic development."

--Karunatilaka Amunugama, Sri Lankan Ambassador to China

"The Expo is a good opportunity to portrait the Sri Lanka prestige and civilization."
"We want to show them how the people and the environment blend together."
"We don't sit for dinner without someone else."
-- Sri Lankan Ambassador to China talked with China Daily reporter about the coming Shanghai Expo.

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Karunatilaka Amunugama, Sri Lankan Ambassador to China

Ambassador Karunatilaka Amunugama is a veteran of the Sri Lankan Foreign Service.

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