THE U.S. SPONSORED RESOLUTION ON SRI LANKA AT THE UNHRC IS DETRIMENTAL TO LASTING PEACE IN SRI LANKA – SRI LANKAN AMERICANS INFORM THE U.S. SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 28, 2014 at 12:25 am

Washington, D.C., March 27, 2014: A large group of Sri Lankan- American voters representing multiple states gathered at Capitol Hill to meet their Members of Congress in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives...

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US SENATORS INTRODUCE RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF SRI LANKA’S DOMESTIC RECONCILIATION PROCESS

February 28, 2014 at 10:48 pm

Calls on President Obama to adopt balanced & comprehensive policy towards Sri Lanka Eleven senior Members of the United States Senate introduced a bipartisan Senate Resolution (S. Res. 364) on Thursday,...

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Sri Lanka’s ambassador to the U.S. Promotes Sri Lanka’s reconciliation and development during Houston visit

November 11, 2011 at 9:47 am

“Our post-conflict progress has been steady and will continue” – Ambassador HOUSTON – Sri Lankan Ambassador Jaliya Wickramasuriya used a three-day stop in Houston last week to highlight...

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TIGERS HAVEN’T GIVEN US ANY REASON TO BE HOPEFUL: U.S.

August 10, 2010 at 3:35 pm

US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Donald A. Camp last Wednesday drew the attention of the US Congressional Sub Committee on Asia and the Pacific, to a...

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HISTORICAL CONTEXT

August 10, 2010 at 3:27 pm

Although formal diplomatic relations between the governments of newly independent Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) and the United States of America was established in 1948, contacts...

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