Sunday, 13 December 2015 - 8:49
US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs to the Country tomorrow
US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon will arrive in the Country tomorrow.
He will be accompanied by the Deputy Assistant Secretary for South Asia Manpreet Singh Anand.
Ambassador Shannon will meet with senior government and parliamentary leaders, business leaders, and civil society, as well as tour a USAID-funded livelihoods project in the Eastern Province.
During his visit, Ambassador Shannon will reaffirm US support for Sri Lanka’s reform agenda and explore greater cooperation in development, security, economic growth, and regional connectivity.