The Government of the United States of America with the concurrence of the Government of Sri Lanka (GoSL), has appointed Alaina Teplitz as the Ambassador of the United States to Sri Lanka in succession to Atul Keshap.
She presented her credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (1) at the President’s House, Colombo.
The Government of Japan with the concurrence of the GoSL has appointed Akira Sugiyamaas as the Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka in succession to Kenichi Suganuma. He too presented his credentials.
New Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka, Eric Lavertu and new Ambassador of Afghanistan to Sri Lanka Ashraf Haidari also presented their credentials.