US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua
US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua

Advantage US, as China fades in Sri Lanka's war crimes debate

With Sri Lanka eager to get back in the good graces of the West, Beijing is losing its old leverage in the strategic Indian Ocean country

Topic |   China-Sri Lanka relations
US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua
US Secretary of State John Kerry (left) meets with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo in May.Photo: Xinhua
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