Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka (July 9, 2022)

Location:  Colombo, Sri Lanka


  • The curfew imposed by the Police Divisions of Negombo, Kelaniya, Mount Lavinia, and Colombo (North, South, and Central) was lifted at 8:00 AM today (July 9).

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

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