Vice President-Elect Pence and President Sirisena discuss strengthening U.S. – Sri Lanka ties

December 2, 2016 at 11:44 am

Vice President-elect of the USA, Mr. Mike Pence, called President Maithripala Sirisena last night, Thursday 1 December 2016, on behalf of President-elect Mr. Donald Trump. During the conversation, President...

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SL’s relations with new US Govt. will be based on current ‘historic high’ platform: Ambassador Kariyawasam

November 29, 2016 at 10:03 am

The surprising result of Sri Lanka’s presidential election almost two years ago yielded an unexpected changing of the guard and a sense of shock which lasted for a number of weeks. Two weeks ago, the...

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Sri Lanka congratulates U.S. President-elect Donald J. Trump

November 9, 2016 at 12:19 pm

Congratulating U.S. President-elect Donald J. Trump on his election as the 45th President of the Unites States, the President and Prime Minister of Sri Lanka conveyed the following messages: Message...

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50th Anniversary of Ordination of Uparatana Thero, Chief Incumbent of Maryland Buddhist Vihara

November 7, 2016 at 1:45 pm

A celebration was held to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Ordination of the Most Venerable Katugastota Uparatana Thero, Chief Judiciary Sanganayake of the United States and the Chief Incumbent...

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MINE DETECTION DOG (MDD) TEAM OF THE SRI LANKA ARMY SELECTED AS 2016 TEAM OF THE YEAR

October 27, 2016 at 1:11 pm

At the Annual “Clearing the Path” Gala 2016 organized by The Marshall Legacy Institute (MLI) of Washington D.C., Mine Detection Dog (MDD) Alvin and its handler Lance Corporal Nawarathne of the Sri...

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Sri Lanka signs the D.C. Sustainability Pledge

October 6, 2016 at 7:19 pm

Demonstrating the Embassy’s support for the District of Columbia’s environmental and sustainability goals, Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam joined over 62 Ambassadors and Embassy representatives on October...

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