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Discipline in all sectors required to take country towards development - President

[December 07 2017]

"To take the country towards the development, there should be a discipline in all sectors in the country", says President Maithripala Sirisena.

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RESETTLEMENT

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

CSD donates water treatment plant to Dry Zone village

[December 12 2017]

A water treatment plant was installed at Pul Eliya by the Civil Defence Department (CSD) was vested to 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 Army troops in Kilinochchi facilitated a donation of a stock of school accessories to needy children in the region recently.

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Sri Lanka Navy celebrates 67th Anniversary

[December 09 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy celebrates its 67th Anniversary today (09th December). Anniversary celebrations were kicked off with a series of religious programmes commencing from a flag blessing ceremony at the Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura.

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Secretary graces Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa memorial lecture

[December 08 2017]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC graced the inaugural Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa Annual Memorial Lecture Series, organized by the Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka (INSSSL), today (08th December).

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Lecture on Personality Development held

[December 08 2017]

A special lecture on Personality Development was conducted at the Ministry, today (08th December). The Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC graced the opening session of the programme held at the Ministry Auditorium this morning.

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Troops conduct Dengue Prevention programme in Kilinochchi

[December 08 2017]

The security forces are playing a large role in the fight against the spread of the deadly Dengue disease in the country. Their effort in this community welfare initiative is immense and widely recognized.

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Coast Guard Oil Spill Management Exercise continues

[December 07 2017]

The week-long simulated Oil Spill Management Exercise conducted by the Sri Lanka Coast Guard (SLCG) is continuing for the fourth day at seas off Dikovita.

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Ambassador of Iran meets Secretary

[December 07 2017]

The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Sri Lanka, H.E Mr. Mohammad Zaeri Amirani made a call on to the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC today (07th December).

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Bangladesh Naval ship in the island

[December 07 2017]

Making a three-day official goodwill visit, the Bangladesh Naval Ship (BNS) Bijoy arrived in Sri Lanka on Wednesday (06th December).

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Western Province Junior Cadetting training camp - 2017 to begin next week

[December 06 2017]

The National Cadet Corps (NCC) will conduct the Western Province Junior Cadetting Training Camp from 12th to 15th December (2017).

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President Makes a Surprise Visit to ITC & Interacts with Samurdhi Trainees

[December 06 2017]

In a Surprise move, HE the President, Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Tuesday (5) evening dropped in at the Minneriya Infantry Training Centre (ITC) where one Army-organized 'Leadership Training' Course, is currently underway for 1904 newly-appointed Samurdhi Officers Island-wide.

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Navy provides medical care for Northern people

[December 06 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy conducted a field medical clinic at the newly resettled model village of Mawadipuram in Kankasanthurai , Jaffna on Monday (04th December).

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State Minister visits French Ship 'Auvergne'

[December 05 2017]

The State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene visited the French ship 'Auvergne' at the Colombo harbor, today (05th Tuesday, December).

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Army contingent returns home from Mali

[December 05 2017]

A batch of Sri Lanka Army (SLA) personnel returned home after completing their six month tenure at the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), today (05th December).

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Foreign envoys visit the North [December 04 2017]

Army troops continue with relief operations [December 04 2017]

French Naval ship in Colombo [December 04 2017]

Navy teams join relief work [December 03 2017]

More lands released to Jaffna people [December 02 2017]


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