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Deadly Summer Monsoon Impacts Sri Lanka
Heavy monsoon rain in Sri Lanka has killed at least 13 people and displaced at least 40,000 others since it began in mid-May. The flooding has forced…

Sri Lanka State of Emergency
On March 6, Sri Lanka’s government declared a nationwide seven-day state of emergency in response to communal violence in the central district of…

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Dengue
The island nation of Sri Lanka has called on aid organizations to help with an “unprecedented” outbreak of dengue fever that has killed nearly 300…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Colombo (Sri Lanka), Protest in Colombo on May 16, 2018
Location: Colombo 07, Sri Lanka, Event: The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of a protest march organized by the Inter- University Buddhist…

Demonstration Alert: Colombo (Sri Lanka), Labor Day Holiday Protests on May 1-7, 2018
Between 1-7 May, the U.S. Embassy expects various groups and political parties will hold parades and rallies in conjunction with the annual Labor Day…

Demonstration Alert: Colombo (Sri Lanka), Socialist Youth Front Protest in front of the…
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that between 100-150 people are expected at a protest organized by the Socialist Youth Front in front of the…