State Minister visits South African Navy Ship 'Spioenkop'
The State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene
arrived at the visiting South African Navy Ship 'Spioenkop' yesterday
Two Royal Oamni Navy ships arrived
Two Royal Omani Navy Ships, 'Al Shamikh' and 'Al Seeb'
arrived at the Port of Colombo yesterday (12th Feb).
South African ship in the island
South African Navy Ship 'Spioenkop' arrived to Sri
Lanka on a goodwill visit today (12th Friday, February 2016). Sri Lanka
Navy accorded a traditional welcome upon its arrival at the port of
EU Parliamentary delegates meet Jaffna Commander
The two visiting delegates of the European Parliament,
during their visit to the Jaffna Peninsula met the Commander of the SFHQ
-J Major General Mahesh Senanayake on Wednesday (10th February, 2016).
Secretary graces SLAVF scholarship awarding ceremony
Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena
Hettiarachchi was the chief guest at a scholarship awarding ceremony
organized by the Sri Lank Army Volunteer Force (SLAVF) at the BMICH last
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights calls on President
High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called on
President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, today
EU Parliament delegation meets Secretary
An EU Parliament delegation, led by Hon. Geoffrey Van
Orden, (MEP) Member of the European Parliament and Chairman of the
Friends of Sri Lanka Group in the EU Parliament including Hon. Morten Messerschmidt, MEP met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence
Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi at the ministry premises today (9th
Tuesday, February 2016).
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights meets Secretary
The visiting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights,
Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng.
Karunasena Hettiarachchi today (08th Monday, February 2016) at the
'Uththama Sharama Pooja' medical camp held at the Ministry
A health camp was held at the Ministry today (08th
Monday, February 2016). The 'Uththama Sharama Pooja' health camp was
held with the
assistance of the
Ministry of Health
of the Western
India will give its fullest support to Sri Lanka's policies; Assures
Indian Foreign Minister
Indian Foreign Minister Mrs. Sushma Swaraj says the
government of India solidly thanks Sri Lanka for its policies behind the
reconciliation and the development.
SLNS Sayura takes part in Indian Navy's IFR
Sri Lanka Navy's Flag Ship, SLNS Sayura, which is in
India along with a 275 strong Sri Lankan delegation led by the Commander
of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, took part in
the International Fleet Review (IFR) organized by the Indian Navy (IN)
at Visakhapatnam off the coast of Andhra Pradesh.
93 naval personnel for 12th
South Asian Games
Lanka Navy are
taking part in the
12th South Asian
Games held from 05th
to 16th February
2016 in Guwahati and
UN Human Rights Chief to visit Jaffna and Trinco
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al
Hussein who arrives in Sri Lanka on a four day official visit today is
scheduled to visit Jaffna and Trincomalee.