United States Remains Proud to Stand with Sri Lanka as a Friend and Partner – Under Secretary of State Thomas Shannon

February 9, 2018 at 10:22 am

“Just as the United States is proud to have been among the first nations to recognize an independent Ceylon in 1948, we remain proud to stand with Sri Lanka as a friend and partner today,”Under Secretary...

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Speaker Karu Jayasuriya and Multiparty Delegation Visit Washington D.C.

September 30, 2017 at 1:06 am

Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka Karu Jayasuriya led a multiparty parliamentary delegation to the U.S. capital from September 25-29. The delegation included Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation...

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Farewell for Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam in Washington D.C.

August 9, 2017 at 5:13 pm

Though I wind up as Ambassador to the USA, I want to say that I will forever remain an Ambassador for ‘U.S.-Sri Lanka relations.’ I believe there is so much that our two countries, though geographically...

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Sri Lanka shares experiences at United States House Democracy Partnership Event

July 14, 2017 at 7:13 pm

Sri Lanka was accorded the privilege of sharing the podium with distinguished U.S. statesmen and government officials at a public event organized by the United States’ House of Representatives’ House...

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Members of Parliament attend Exchange Programme in Washington

June 19, 2017 at 12:58 pm

The House Democracy Partnership (HDP) of the United States Congress welcomed members of parliament of four HDP partner countries, including Sri Lanka to an exchange programme in the second week of...

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Sri Lanka’s National Flower adorns DC’s International Floral Exhibit

June 1, 2017 at 10:17 am

A magnificent blue water lily (nil manel) floral display lent unique Sri Lankan flavor to the International Floral Exhibit at National Cathedral’s Flower Mart held on May 5 and 6 in Washington D.C. Designed...

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