Top US diplomat to visit SL next week

United States Acting Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells will visit Sri Lanka next week during her 11-day visit to Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and India.

Wells who is travelling from 6th-16th August is currently in Pakistan.

The top official is expected in Sri Lanka early next week.

“Acting Assistant Secretary Wells will hold bilateral consultations on issues of mutual interest with senior government officials in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and India, in addition to meetings with business leaders and civil society,” a US department announcement on Wednesday said.