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President Maithripala Sirisena's speech at the Opening Plenary of the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2015

[March 29 2015]

Your Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, Honourable Yasuo Fukuda, Chairman, Boao Forum for Asia, Mr Zhou, Wenzhong, Secretary-General Boao Forum for Asia, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen. 

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Secretary of Defence graces Navy Passing out Parade

[March 29 2015]

The Passing out Parade of the 28th and 29th Intakes of the Kotelawela Defence University (KDU) was held at the main Parade Ground of the Naval and Maritime Academy (NMA) in Trincomalee yesterday evening (28th March 2015). 

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EU re-proscribes LTTE

[March 29 2015]

The Council of the European Union had decided to place the LTTE under the list of proscribed entities within the European Union, on a decision taken on March 26, under specific measures to combat terrorism. 

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Secretary Graces Annual Prize Giving of Siri Buwaneka Maha Pirivena

[March 28 2015]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake graced the Annual Prize Giving ceremony of the Siri Buwaneka Maha Pirivena ( Institute of learning of the Bikkhus) at Gampola today (28th Mar). 

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Consecration of a 'Fence' to a Sacred Boo-Tree

[March 28 2015]

The recently affixed 'Fence' covering the sacred Boo-Tree of the Watagoda Siri Irugal Bandara Ranaviru Temple (Kande Pansale) was declared open by the Secretary Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake in a religious ceremony held at the temple premises in Gal Oya today (28th Mar). 

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ICRC Delegation Provides Update on ICRC Involvements in Sri Lanka

[March 28 2015]

A three-member delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with the aim of providing a brief update on the ICRC's ongoing and foreseen humanitarian undertakings in Sri Lanka for the year 2015, had a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva Friday (27) afternoon. 

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Four Indian ships arrive at the port of Trincomalee

[March 28 2015]

Indian Naval Ships, "TIR", "KESARI", "SUDARSHANI" and Indian Coast Guard Ship "VARUNA" belonging to the first training squadron of the Indian Navy arrived at the port of Trincomalee on 27th March 2015 on a training visit. 

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China, SL leaders reiterates all weather friendship

[March 27 2015]

Presidents of Sri Lanka and China Maithripala Sirisena and Xi Jinping reiterated the view that Sri Lanka and China are all weather friends, whose relations span centuries and have stood the test of time.

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Defence Service College parents meeting held

[March 27 2015]

Secretary to the Defence State Ministry Mr. APG Kithsiri chaired the parents meeting held at the Defence Service College Colombo today (27th Mar).

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'Foundation for Civilian Bravery' web site launched

[March 27 2015]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake launched the official web site of the 'Foundation for Civilian Bravery' at a function held at the Lighthouse Galley, Colombo today (27 Mar).

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Indian Navy's Training Squadron in Trincomalee

[March 27 2015]

Four ships from Indian Navy's First Training Squadron, namely Indian Naval Ships TIR and KESARI, Indian Coast Guard Ship VARUNA and Sail Training Ship SUDARSHINI, are visiting Trincomalee from March 27-29, 2015.

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Northern Province Governor meets Kilinochchi Commander

[March 26 2015]

The new Governor of the Northern Province Mr. HMGS Palihakkara paid a courtesy call on the Commander, Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe on 24th Tuesday, March 2015 at the SFHQ-KLN.

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Warm welcome for President Sirisena in Beijing [March 26 2015]

Mrs. S Basnayake takes over MoD Seva Vanitha Unit [March 26 2015]

Foundation stone laid for CRD Officers' Mess [March 25 2015]

General Amnesty for Army Deserters [March 25 2015]

Sri Lankan President Orders Release of Indian Fishermen [March 25 2015]

 


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