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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Sri Lanka on Oct. 28

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will join bilateral talks in Colombo on October 28. Pompeo will be in Sri Lanka after a two-day visit to India, said the Miinistry Of Foreign Affairs.


UPDATE: US Secretary of State here on October 28

Ishara Mudugamuwa

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Sri Lanka later this month.

Co-cabinet Spokesman Mass Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella confirmed the visit during the weekly Cabinet media briefing held online yesterday.

The Minister stressed that the strict COVID-19 health restrictions under the air-bubble arrangement will be in place when the US Secretary of State Pompeo undertakes his visit to Sri Lanka.

Pompeo is expected to hold two-way talks in Colombo on October 28.

“Even Though there is a huge health risk, the government has to focus its attention on the economy and other important areas. So we have to manage them all following the healthcare guidelines issued by the health authorities,” the Minister said.