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Dayan sacked from UN post

[The Sunday Leader.lk, Sunday, 19 July 2009 09:45 No Comment]

Dayan_Jayatilleka Ambassador Dayan Jayatilleke Friday, July 17 said he had been "sacked" from his post as Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations at Geneva. Jayatilleke told The Sunday Leader he had been "Sacked today (July 17) – a fax came from the Foreign Ministry," "terminating" his contract with effect from August 20 and requesting his return. "No reasons" were given, Jayatilleke said.

Jayatilleke took over as Ambassador to the United Nations at Geneva, Switzerland on June 6, 2007. He was also appointed Consul General of Sri Lanka to Switzerland and Ambassador to the Holy See.

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