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All facilities for security forces members to equip them with knowledge - President

[December 13 2017]

President Maithripala Sirisena said that the Government will provide all the necessary facilities to equip the Sri Lankan security forces with knowledge as well as expertise when implementing state policy on national security.

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Jordan urges US not to recognise Jerusalem as Israel capital

Colombo Port City project back on track

President instructs to give priority to practical issues of resettlement process

Two Bangladesh Coast Guard ships in the island

[December 17 2017]

Making a goodwill visit, Blangladesh Coast Guard ships Mansoor Ali and Kamaruzzaman arrived to Sri Lanka on Saturday (16th December 2017).

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State Minister graces closing ceremony of Junior NCC Training Camp

[December 16 2017]

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene graced the closing ceremony of the Western Province Junior Cadet Training Camp, last evening (15th Friday, December 2017).

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Navy holds Table Top Exercise 2017 in Trincomalee

[December 15 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy held its annual Table Top Exercise (TTX 2017), recently. According to Navy media, the TTX, organized by the Naval Fleet Command was held for the second consecutive year at the Naval Dockyard in Trincomalee on 11th and 12th of this month. (December 2017).

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Secretary attends Army Christmas Carols

[December 15 2017]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC graced the annual Army Christmas Carol -2017 at the Nelum Pokuna Theatre in Colombo, on Thursday (14th December).

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Seva Vanitha Unit provides educational assistance to children

[December 14 2017]

The Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence (SVU MoD) held a special programme at the Ministry auditorium to present gift packs to children of the Ministry staff, today (14th December).

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President graces DSCSC Graduation Ceremony

[December 13 2017]

President Maithripala Sirisena was the chief guest at the Graduation Ceremony of Course No 11 of the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) in Batalanda held at the college auditorium today (13th Wednesday, December 2017).

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Conference on the Role of Youth in Reconciliation held

[December 12 2017]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC, attended as the Guest of Honour at the opening session of a one day conference, on the Role of Youth in Reconciliation at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute in Colombo 07, today (12th December).

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Spectacles for the visually impaired in Pooneryn

[December 12 2017]

Around 400 deserving people with visual impairment in the Northern region were provided with spectacles during an eye clinic held at the Kiranchi Government Tamil Mixed School in Pooneryn.

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CSD donates water treatment plant to Dry Zone village

[December 12 2017]

A water treatment plant installed at Pul Eliya by the Civil Defence Department (CSD) was vested on the public during a ceremony held on Saturday (09th December).

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Navy assists to bring ashore foreign sailor for treatment

[December 12 2017]

A sailor aboard the Vietnamese container ship " Thai Binh Bay" was brought ashore for treatment by the Sri Lanka Navy on Monday (11th December).

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New General Purpose Building for Kurunegala Viru Daru Vidupiyasa

[December 11 2017]

The foundation stone laying ceremony for a proposed three storied General Facilities Building for the Viru Daru Vidupiyasa (Defence Services College) in Kurunegala was held today (11th December).

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Indian Air Force Chief meets State Minister and Defence Secretary

[December 11 2017]

The Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, met the State Minister of Defence and the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence at two different occasions, today (11th December).

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Navy Netball team clinches Emirates Open Sevens championship title

[December 10 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy Netball team, participating at the Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens Open Women - Netball Championship 2017 managed to win the title after winning the finals on Saturday (02nd December).

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Educational assistance to Kilinochchi children [December 10 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy celebrates 67th Anniversary [December 09 2017]

Secretary graces Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa memorial lecture [December 08 2017]

Lecture on Personality Development held [December 08 2017]

Troops conduct Dengue Prevention programme in Kilinochchi [December 08 2017]

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