Security Alert: U. S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka

Location:  Sri Lanka, countrywide


·        The President of Sri Lanka has declared a public emergency, overnight, until further notice.  A curfew has been imposed from 6:00 PM today (Saturday, April 2) until 6:00 AM on Monday, April 4.

Actions to Take: 

·        Monitor local media for updates.

For Assistance: ​

U.S. Embassy – Colombo, Sri Lanka

+94 77-725-8500 Phone

+94 77-725-6307 Phone (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

For Sri Lanka:

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