EU Counter-Terrorism Coordinator to visit Sri Lanka

Gilles-de-Kerchove

July 10, 2019 (LBO) – European Union’s Counter-Terrorism Coordinator Gilles de Kerchove will visit Sri Lanka this week.

The visits aim to support the two countries in their respective efforts to step up security and develop a better exchange of experiences.

While in Sri Lanka, de Kerchove will meet high-level representatives of the government, the Opposition, and the defence establishment, as well as with civil society representatives.

Gilles de Kerchove has been the EU’s Counter-Terrorism Coordinator since 2007.

He also teaches European Law at the Catholic University of Louvain, the Free University of Brussels and the Saint-Louis University of Brussels.