U.S. condemns all violence, calls for upholding of Rule of Law


U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Julie Chung has spoken on the recent turn of events, condemning all forms of violence.

Taking to Twitter, Chung urged all parties to approach this juncture “with a commitment to the betterment of the nation and to work quickly to implement solutions that will bring long-term economic & political stability”.

Calling for the Rule of Law to be upheld, she noted that a peaceful transfer of power within Sri Lanka’s democratic & constitutional framework is essential “so the people’s demands for accountability, transparency, democratic governance & a better future can be realized”.