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Foreign Minister Gunawardena briefs Pompeo on MCC Review Report

Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardena yesterday briefed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Review Report over a telephone conversation last evening.

Minister Gunawardena also briefed his US counterpart on the forthcoming Parliamentary elections and thanked the US for the support extended to the reconciliation and resettlement processes in Sri Lanka.

US-Sri Lanka cooperation in COVID response-supply of PPEs to the US, donation of ventilators to Sri Lanka and COVID related bilateral assistance amounting to US$ 5.8 million- economic recovery initiatives, defence and security matters, counter terrorism and international economic cooperation were featured in the discussions.

He conveyed Sri Lanka’s felicitations for the forthcoming US Independence Day on 4th of July.