US Embassy issues travel warning

The U.S. Embassy in Sri Lanka has reminded US citizens to exercise caution when traveling during the holiday season.

In acknowledgment of upcoming holidays, the U.S. Embassy reminds American citizens of the current Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution).”

“Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets, shopping malls, government facilities, hotels, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, parks, major sporting and cultural events, educational institutions, airports, hospitals, and other public areas,”U.S. Embassy website read.