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Replicas of Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher & Missile produced by Sri Lanka for the first time presented to President

[February 28 2019]

Replicas of Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher and Missile launcher produced by Sri Lanka for the first time in the history were presented to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (26).

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Pakistan-India: Pakistan 'shoots down two Indian jets' over Kashmir

Colombo Port City project back on track

President instructs to give priority to practical issues of resettlement process

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

[March 01 2019]

The deadline for Registration of Chainsaw Machines has been extended till 15th March, 2019.

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"Sayurala" returns home after successful foreign tour

[March 01 2019]

After completing a successful tour to attend the "AMAN 2019" Naval Exercise in Pakistan, Sri Lanka Navy Ship "Sayurala" returned home on Thursday (28 February).

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Retiring Army personnel provided with self-employment assistance

[March 01 2019]

A group of Army personnel were provided with beehive boxes under the Retired Service Personnel's Welfare Project (Agriculture) of the Ministry of Defence, on 25th February.

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Russian delegation meets Secretary

[February 27 2019]

A delegation led by the Ambassador of the Russian Federation, HE Mr. Yuri Materiy met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Mr. Hemasiri Fernando at his office, today (27 February).

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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

[February 27 2019]

The Registration of Chainsaw Machines being carried out across the country will end tomorrow (28th February).

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'There is a reduction in spread of kidney disease due to strengthening of curing and prevention sectors in last 2 years' - President

[February 26 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena said that due to the broad programme launched within the past two years in preventing the kidney disease, which was a huge national tragedy, there is a reduction in the spread of kidney disease.

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President visits Gajaba Regiment HQ at Saliyapura

[February 26 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena made an observational tour of the Gajaba Regiment Headquarters at Saliyapura, Anuradhapura, today (Feb 25).

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New house for deserving family

[February 26 2019]

Another house built with Army expertise was presented to a deserving family living in Jayapuram in the kilinochchi region, recently.

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Air Force constructs sanitary system for primary school

[February 25 2019]

The commanding officer of the SLAF Station Ampara handed over a newly constructed sanitary system for Rajagala Primary School at Ampara recently.

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More assistance to Northern communities

[February 23 2019]

Taking another step in their effort to uplift the living standards of the backward communities in the North and build better understanding and strengthen reconciliation, Sri Lanka Army troops had carried out several social welfare programmers in Jaffna.

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A betterment of the effects of anti drugs campaign can be experienced by mid year, President

[February 22 2019]

Rs.423 million to conduct the Gramashakthi People's movement in the Southern province.President Sirisena says that betterment in the situation regarding the program against drugs carried on by the government can be experienced in the middle of this year.

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Air Force to celebrate 68th anniversary with Air Tattoo at Hingurakgoda

[February 22 2019]

The Sri Lanka Air Force has planned to celebrate its 68th anniversary next month (March) with a series of events including the Air Force Day Exposition and Air Tattoo - 2019. The "Air Force Day" falls on 02nd March (2019).

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A National Fund will be established to protect children- President

[February 21 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena says a National Fund will be established within the next two weeks to take action towards ensuring the protection of the children.

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Army public welfare initiatives benefit underprivileged communities and disable people in the North

[February 21 2019]

With a view to uplift the living standards of the underprivileged people living in the Jaffna Peninsula, Sri anka Army troops launched a project to build toilet facilities for a group of needy families there.

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"Sayurala" attends IDEX 2019

[February 20 2019]

Sri Lanka Navy Ship "Sayurala" arrived at the Port of Mina Zayid in Abu Dhabi to attend the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) - 2019 on Saturday (16 February).

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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

[February 19 2019]

The Registration of Chainsaw Machines will commence from tomorrow (20th February). This is being carried out according to a decision taken by the Ministry of Defence on the orders of His Excellency the President, Maithripala Sirisena.

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The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2019

[February 19 2019]

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run 2019 was flagged off at the popular Galle Face promenade in Colombo, on Monday (18 February).

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"Sayurala" attends "AMAN 2019" Multinational Naval Exercise

[February 18 2019]

The Sri Lanka Navy Ship "Sayurala" was among the naval ships and craft of 44 countries that attended the multinational naval exercise "AMAN 2019" in Karachhi, Pakistan.

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Expat Tamil couple supports to build houses for disable Ware Heroes

[February 18 2019]

Two disable War Heroes of the Sri Lanka Army were the beneficiaries of new houses built by the Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) with financial assistance from a Tamil couple resident in Oman.

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Injured fisherman brought ashore for treatment by Navy

[February 17 2019]

An injured fisherman on a multiday fishing trawler was brought ashore for treatment with the assistance of the Navy on Saturday (16). Navy media states that the local fisherman had left for fishing onboard the multiday fishing trawler, 'Sanka I' from the Galle fisheries harbour on the 07th (February).

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Iranian ships in the island

[February 16 2019]

Making a four-day training and goodwill visit, three ships of the Iraninan Navy arrived to the country on Friday (15 February).

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US Ambassador meets State Minister

[February 15 2019]

Ambassador of the United States of America to Sri Lanka, HE Ms. Alaina B. Teplitz made a call on the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the Ministry, today (15 February 2019).

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Navy to Navy Staff Talks between SLN and JMSDF concludes successfully

[February 15 2019]

The first ever Navy to Navy Staff Talks between the Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) and Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) concluded on a successful note, today (15 February 2019). State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene was present at the conclusion ceremony held at the Light House Galley in Colombo.

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Press Release [February 15 2019]

KDU Vice Chancellor meets Secretary [February 15 2019]

PRESIDENT OF PAKISTAN CONFERS THE HIGHEST MILITARY AWARD TO CDS [February 14 2019]

Troops in Jaffna arrange a three days training programme for students in North and South [February 13 2019]

Educational assistance to Kilinochchi and Mullaittivu students [February 13 2019]


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