US Embassy twitter feed frozen due to lapse in appropriations

The US Embassy in Colombo announced that its official twitter feed will not be updated due to a lapse in appropriations.

“Effective December 22, there has been a lapse in appropriations funding some parts of the U.S Government. We will not be updating our social media platforms during this lapse. Please visit on Twitter for updates,” the US Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Alaina B. Teplitz tweeted today.