Sri Lanka News

Ms. Aruni Wijewardane appointed Foreign Secretary

Ms. Aruni Wijewardane has been appointed as Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with effect from 20th May 2022. She will assume duties at the Ministry on 23rd May 2022. Ms. Wijewardane has been a Member of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service for 34 years. During...

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Statement on Developments in Ukraine

The Government of Sri Lanka is deeply concerned about the recent escalation of violence in Ukraine. Sri Lanka calls upon all parties concerned to exercise maximum restraint and work towards the immediate cessation of hostilities, in order to maintain peace, security...

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Advisory to Sri Lankan Nationals in Ukraine

In view of escalation of the situation in Ukraine, the Foreign Ministry has instructed the Sri Lanka Embassy in Ankara, which is concurrently accredited to Kyiv, to take appropriate measures to coordinate the safe passage of the remaining Sri Lankan nationals in...

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