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Sri Lanka’s Creditors Demand Deal Details, Including With China

People watch a live telecast as Sri Lanka's President Ranil Wickremesinghe addresses the nation in Colombo on June 26, 2024. Ishara S. KODIKARA / AFP

Sri Lanka’s bilateral lenders, who agreed to restructure close to $6 billion in loans, have demanded “comparability of treatment” with other creditors, including China.

A statement seen by AFP on Thursday read that the Official Creditor Committee (OCC), led by Japan, France, and India, has requested details of Colombo’s other debt deals.

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