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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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Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera represents Sri Lanka at the Our Ocean Conference 2016

September 16, 2016 at 2:46 pm

Participating at the Our Ocean Conference 2016, at the invitation of the US Secretary of State John Kerry, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera, on 15 September,  outlined several commitments by Sri Lanka...

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Sri Lanka Parliament and U.S. House Democracy Partnership launch Collaboration Agreement

September 15, 2016 at 12:49 pm

The Sri Lanka Parliament and the House Democracy Partnership of the U.S. House of Representatives launched a Collaboration Agreement to strengthen partnership between the two legislatures today, 14 September,...

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SRI LANKA EXPANDS REPRESENTATION IN TEXAS – APPOINTS HONORARY CONSUL

August 21, 2016 at 11:36 pm

”Sri Lanka is reinvigorating its representation in the United States as the bilateral relations and people to people ties between the two nations are on an exponential growth trajectory” Sri...

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