Pathfinder Foundation & Asia Society Policy Institute Report on Sri Lanka-US bilateral relations
"The Pathfinder Foundation (PF) in collaboration with the Washington-based Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) held a virtual meeting in January to pursue improved bilateral relations between the US and Sri Lanka. The discussions broadly focused on economic and relations and with a better understanding of the ground situation of the US administration. The report on the discussion presented by PF Chairman Bernard Goonathilaka to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat.
The objective of the initiative was to provide President Joe Biden administration with a better understanding of the ground situation prevailing in Sri Lanka; challenges, opportunities and priorities that may impact on the US-Sri Lanka bilateral relationship. The discussions broadly focused on economic relations covering trade, investment, science and technology cooperation; strategic and security cooperation; and political and common values."