US Senate confirms Teplitz as Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives

The US Embassy in Colombo congratulated Ambassador Alaina B. Teplitz on her confirmation by the US Senate as the next US Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives and said it looks forward to welcoming her very soon. (Colombo Gazette) The US Senate has confirmed Alaina Teplitz as the new US Ambassador to Sri Lanka.Alaina B. Teplitz, of Colorado, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service was confirmed today as Ambassador to Sri Lanka, and to serve concurrently as Ambassador to the Republic of Maldives.