US Ambassador to Sri Lanka presents credentials
ECONOMYNEXT – Atul Keshap, the new US envoy to Sri Lanka presented his credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena on August 21, the US embassy said.
Ambassador Keshap is a career diplomat with the U S Department of State, and has spent much of his career focusing on South Asia, including Sri Lanka.
He was a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs in Washington.
He has word at US Embassies in New Delhi, India; Rabat, Morocco; and Conakry, Guinea. (Colombo/Aug21/2015)