The US Embassy however had not requested that the demonstration be blocked 

Staff Writer | Author . පරිවර්තනය කරන්න සිංහල හෝ தமிழ் 6/9/2020 10:27:00 PM
The US Embassy however had not requested that the demonstration be blocked 

"The United States supports the right of Sri Lankans and all people to peaceful protest, which is consistent with our shared democratic tradition.  

We are aware that the Colombo Fort Magistrate's Court issued an order blocking a demonstration near the US Embassy scheduled for today the Embassy said in a released statement on Twitter.

It also noted that they did not request the demonstration to be blocked.

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