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New Foreign Secretary assumes duties

14 August, 2020

Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage (PhD) assumed duties as the Secretary to the Foreign Ministry today following the appointment to the position by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

The new Foreign Secretary Admiral Colombage was warmly received by the senior officials of the Foreign Ministry this morning, upon arrival at the Ministry.

Admiral Colombage was previously Additional Secretary to the President for Foreign Relations since December 2019.

In addition, he is presently serving as the Director General of the Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka.