Message from the US Ambassador to Sri Lanka. The United States has once again urged Sri Lanka to maintain peace at this time.
The US Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Julie Chung, urged all parties to approach this pivotal period with a commitment to the development of the nation and to act quickly to implement measures that will result in long-term economic and political stability.
The Ambassador urged the upholding of the rule of law and condemned all forms of violence.
She emphasized that a peaceful transfer of power within Sri Lanka’s democratic and constitutional framework is essential to meeting the public’s demands for accountability, transparency, democratic governance, and a better future.