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President's Eid-Ul-Fitr Message

[June 16 2018]

The most important thing in our life should be the purification of mind for the betterment as well as the protection of human beings.  

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INTERNATIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

RESETTLEMENT

US reassurance after Korea war games halt

Colombo Port City project back on track

President instructs to give priority to practical issues of resettlement process

Chinese NDU delegation calls on Secretary

[June 19 2018]

A delegation of the Chinese National Defence University, led by its Vice President Lt Gen. Xiao Tianliang made a courtesy call on the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC at the Ministry, today (19).

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More than 120 acres of land in Kilinochchi handed back for civilian use

[June 19 2018]

The Sri Lanka Army, making inroads into the reconciliation and development process has once again returned over 120 acres of private land used by troops in Thelippalai, Karachchi and Maritimepattu areas in the Northern Province.

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'Vijayabahu Motorcross- 2018' held In Kurunegala

[June 19 2018]

The Sri Lanka Army organized 'Vijayabahu Motorcross - 2018' rally was held under the patronage of the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC on Sunday (17).

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Harbouring of Army Absentees, a Punishable Offence

[June 18 2018]

It has been noted that sections of Army deserters or those absent without leave (AWOL), some of them still in hiding, are reportedly involved in committing criminal acts, robberies and various anti-social acts in different parts of the island.

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French Naval ships in the island

[June 18 2018]

Making a one day good will visit, two French Navy ships arrived to Sri Lanka today (18 June). Sri Lanka Navy accorded the 'Dixmude' and 'Surcouf' a traditional welcome upon their arrival at the Colombo harbor, this morning.

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Navy assists to conduct annual feast mass of St. Anthony's Church in Kochchikade

[June 16 2018]

The annual feast mass of St. Anthony's Church in Kochchikade was held on 13th June 2018 with the participation of a large number of Catholic devotees across the island.

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Water for drought hit families in Pottuvil

[June 14 2018]

While the tri forces are involved in providing relief assistance to communities affected by the severe weather conditions brought about by the activations of Southwestern monsoons, Sri Lanka Army troops are involved in another relief effort to provide much needed water to some communities in the Eastern region.

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'Sayurala' saves two fishermen

[June 13 2018]

Two fishermen on board a fishing trawler which had been drifting in the seas off Trincomalee after developing an engine failure were saved by the Sri Lanka Navy Ship 'Sayurala' on Tuesday (12).

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Kilinochchi troops carry out community welfare programmes

[June 13 2018]

Sri Lanka Army troops in Kilinochchi carried out a Shramadana (self-help) campaign at the Mulankavil temple in Kilinochchi, last week (07th Thursday).

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Army Wheelchair Tennis Players win accolades

[June 12 2018]

Bringing glory to the country in foreign soil, Sri Lanka Army Wheelchair Tennis players emerged victorious at the Taipe's International Wheelchair Tennis Tournament - 2018 (WCT) held recently. The Army players won the Men's Doubles championship at the tournament.

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Navy contributes to solid waste management

[June 12 2018]

Sri Lanka Navy has initiated a number of programmes that have a far reaching effect in protecting the environment. One such ambitious project is the introduction of a new methodology for plastic recycling.

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Japanese Ambassador on Disarmament meets Secretary

[June 11 2018]

Ambassador Nobushige Takamizawa, Permanent Representative of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva made a courtesy call on the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC, today (11 June).

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Two fishermen saved in the Southern seas

[June 11 2018]

Two fishermen who were adrift in the Southern seas after their boat developed engine trouble were safely rescued by a Sri Lanka Navy team on patrol.

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Prosthetics for Northern civilians

[June 11 2018]

A group of civilians with physical disabilities were beneficiaries of a Sri Lanka Army organized initiative launched during a ceremony on Saturday (09).

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SFHQ-West Troops Rush to Cyclone-Affected Kurunegala Areas

[June 10 2018]

A contingent of about 100 soldiers including Officers are currently engaged in immediate relief and emergency role in the general areas of Wewagedara, Thiththawella and Kalahogedara in the Kurunegala district after a cyclonic wind that swept across above areas disrupted normalcy Saturday (9) morning.

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SFHQ-West - Initiated Dengue Eradication Campaign Goes to Districts [June 09 2018]

Secretary graces Graduation Ceremony [June 07 2018]

Army joins in with the "National Environment Week" [June 05 2018]

Navy Marines leave for RIMPAC- 2018 [June 05 2018]

Navy conducts cleanup programme in view of National Environmental Week [June 04 2018]


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