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President condoles over Katukurunda boat tragedy

[Feb 20 2017]

President Maithripala Sirisena expressed his deepest condolences over the Katukurunda boat tragedy that took place in the sea area off Katukurunda, Kalutara yesterday.

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Army built bridge in Neluwaththuduwa vested for public use

[Feb 24 2017]

The new bridge constructed over the Wak Oya waterway by the Sri Lanka Army was opened for public use during a simple ceremony held on Wednesday (22nd February).

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Air Force renovates Sri Murugan Tamil School in Batticaloa

[Feb 23 2017]

Troops of the Sri Lanka Air Force renovated the Sri Murugan Tamil School in Batticaloa recently.

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INSSSL hold monthly Security Salon

[Feb 22 2017]

The 'Security Salon' for the month of February, organized by the Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka (INSSSL) was held on Wednesday (22nd February) at the Ministry of Defence.

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State Minister Wijewrdene attends IDEX 2017 in Abu Dhabi

[Feb 21 2017]

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene is in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi to attend the International Defence Exhibition and Conference, IDEX 2017.

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Army gets new Tyre retreading facility

[Feb 21 2017]

The Sri Lanka Army has established a state of the art Tyre retreading facility at its Ordnance Factory at Dombagoda in Horana.

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Indonesian Naval ship arrives to Sri Lanka

[Feb 20 2017]

Making a goodwill visit, an Indonesian Naval ship arrived to the country on Sunday (19th February 2017). 

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Mobile Work Shop at Ranajayapura

[Feb 19  2017]

A mobile work shop was held with the participation of tri forces representatives at the 'Ranajayapura' Housing Scheme in Ipalogama on Saturday (18th February 2017).

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I am the first President who declared asset to the country - President

[Feb 18 2017]

President Maithripala Sirisena says he is the only President who declared asset to the country.

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Army refutes allegations of  sexual exploitaion of tamil women

[Feb 18 2017]

The Army Headquarters has noted with dismay a recent statement, alleged to have been made by the head of an ethnic reconciliation body on sexual exploitation and abuses of Tamil women by the Army in the post war scenario.

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'Senehase Siyapatha' housing project to be vested to beneficiaries before Sinhala New Year

[Feb 18 2017]

The 'Senehase Siyapatha' housing project being carried out by the tri forces under the coordination of the Ministry of Defence, to provide houses to Aranayaka landslide victims is nearing completion.

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Hundreds of Tri-service Members Join 'CISM' Run on World Military Day

[Feb 18 2017]

Hundreds of servicemen, led by their military chiefs took part in the International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run - 2017 on Saturday (18) after all of them assembled at the Galle Face Green.

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Sri Lanka Navy successfully completes Naval Exercise AMAN -17

[Feb 17 2017]

The closing ceremony of the Naval Exercise AMAN -17 was held under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Hon. Nawaz Sharif in Karachi, Pakistan on Tuesday (14th February 2017).

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Sri Lanka Navy earns USD 20 million from OBST Operations

[Feb 17 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy has earned USD 20 million to-date, from Onboard Security Team Operations (OBST), said the Navy media.

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Gel Card technology introduced to Army Hospital Blood Bank

[Feb 16 2017]

The Blood Bank at the Army Hospital has introduced a new 'Gel Card Technology' for facilitating blood grouping and compatibility testing for patients.

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INSSSL conducts special lecture by Japanese scholar

[Feb 16 2017]

The Institute of Security Studies Sri Lanka (INSSSL) hosted a public lecture titled 'Changing China-US power balance & role of Japan- Sri Lanka & India Cooperation' by Dr. Satoru Nagao, a Japanese scholar on Wednesday (15th February).

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State Minister chairs a welfare meeting for retired military personnel

[Feb 15 2017]

A delegation of the Sri Lanka Ex- Servicemen's Association met the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the ministry premises today (15th Wednesday, February 2017).

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Service pension benefits to differently abled prematurely retired War Heroes

[Feb 14 2017]

Service pension benefits were awarded to the differently abled prematurely retired War Heroes in an event held under the patronage of the President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat today (14th February 2017).

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Sri Lanka Navy participates at 'AMAN 2017' in Pakistan

[Feb 14 2017]

Sri Lanka is one of the 37 countries that are taking part in the International Naval Exercise 'Aman 2017' in Pakistan. The maritime exercise is being organized by the Pakistan Navy.

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Several community projects by army [Feb 14 2017]

More than 1200 tri forces deserters arrested [Feb 14 2017]

US officials visit Security Forces Headquarters-Mullaitivu [Feb 13 2017]

Navy conducts health clinic in Northern Island [Feb 12 2017]

563 Army deserters arrested [Feb 11 2017]


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