Sri Lankan Prime Minister Wickremesinghe invites rivals to work together after election win

August 19, 2015 7:45 AM

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has invited all political parties in the island nation to work together after his party won the most seats in Monday's Parliamentary election.

He said Wednesday that he will be sworn in for a new term as prime minister and that party officials were working to gain seven more seats to give his party an outright majority.

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