FOREIGN MINISTRY RESPONSE TO MEDIA QUERIES ON ‘STATUS OF JERUSALEM’ RESOLUTION ADOPTED AT THE UNGA ON 21 DEC 2017

December 22, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Sri Lanka voted in favour of the resolution titled ‘Status of Jerusalem’ submitted by Yemen and Turkey in their capacity as Chair of the Arab Group and Chair of the Summit of the Organisation of the...

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U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation Reselects Sri Lanka to Continue Grant Programme

December 21, 2017 at 9:53 am

The Board of Directors of the United States Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) reselected Sri Lanka for its grant programme at its meeting on December 19. This will enable MCC to continue developing...

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Sri Lanka participates in Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase in Washington D.C.

December 7, 2017 at 9:26 pm

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington D.C. took part in the Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase held on December 6 at the International Trade Center in Washington D.C. Now in its sixth year, the...

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A Sri Lankan’s Photograph of African Lionesses Captivates The World

November 21, 2017 at 12:22 am

A Sri Lankan won the Grand Prize at the world’s preeminent nature photography competition. Lakshitha Karunarathna’s photo of a pride of huddling African lionesses was the Grand Prize winner of the 2017...

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Remarks to Media by Foreign Secretary Prasad Kariyawasam following talks with US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.

November 6, 2017 at 3:04 pm

Remarks to Media by Foreign Secretary Prasad Kariyawasam following talks with US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Monday 6 November 2017   Friends...

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Joint Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka and the U.S. Department of State on the Sri Lanka-United States Partnership Dialogue – November 6, 2017

November 6, 2017 at 11:41 am

Joint Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka and the U.S. Department of State on the Sri Lanka-United States Partnership Dialogue November 6, 2017 Sharing a commitment to democracy,...

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