US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon is due to call on President Maithripala Sirisena today. The discussion will take place at the Presidential Secretariat.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said defense and economic relations between the two countries will be on the agenda.
Shannon engaging in an observational tour of the Eastern Province yesterday said Sri Lanka is an example to the world.
He also commended steps taken by the government towards development and reconciliation following the end of the 3 decade long conflict.