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Those who did not attempt to bring forth laws to prevent terrorism now try to repeal the death sentence – President

[August 05 2019]

Certain segments who did not heed to the concerns of society to formulate stronger and tougher laws to eradicate terrorism in the aftermath of tragic incidents that took place on April 21st are now in a rush to bring laws to repeal the death punishment, President MaithripalaSirisena said.

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House for needy family in Jaffna

[August 06 2019]

A deserving family in Jaffna was gifted with a new house, built by Sri Lanka Army troops in Jaffna. According to Army media, the house was handed over to the beneficiary family of Mrs Rajaraththiram Jayakumari during a ceremony held at Kodikamam in Jaffna on Monday (05 August, 2109).

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Colombo Defence Seminar- 2019 in August

[August 06 2019]

The Colombo Defence Seminar- 2019 is to be held at the tail end of this month (August) in Colombo. According to Army media, the premier annual two-day international defence conference organized by the Sri Lanka Army will begin at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) on the 29th morning and will conclude with the conclusion ceremony the next day (30).

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KDU Southern Campus gets new Auditorium

[August 06 2019]

Adding yet another feature to the expanding Southern Campus of the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU), a new auditorium was declared open on Sunday (04 August 2019).

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KDU International Research Conference in September

[August 05 2019]

The 12th International Research Conference organized by the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDUIRC) will be held on 11th and 12th, September (2019).

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Sri Nagapoosani Amman Kovil "Adipooram Pooja" held with naval assistance

[August 05 2019]

The annual Adipooram Pooja" of Sri Nagapoosani Amman Kovil in Nainativu island was held on 03rd August (2019).

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Kilinochchi troops come to the aid of local residents

[August 05 2019]

Sri Lanka Army troops in Kilinochchi ever conscious to the needs of the general masses there have taken measures to provide them with tanks to store much needed drinking water.

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Secretary visits Kandy to ensure maximum security for Esala Perahera

[August 04 2019]

Secretary Defence General SHS Kottegoda (Rtd) WWV RWP RSP VSV usp ndu said that all necessary measures have been taken to ensure maximum security to the Esala Perahera which will commence, tomorrow.

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Security of all people ensured and country safe to visit

[August 04 2019]

The government has taken all necessary security measures to ensure the security of the country and the safety of the people since the unfortunate April bombings.

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Army Troops Join Kandy Cleaning Project

[August 02 2019]

A special programme, launched by the Central Province Ministry of Agriculture with the objective of cleaning the Kandy town and its suburbs, prior to the commencement of the...

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National Conference on Peace, Unity and Reconciliation under the patronage of President

[August 01 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena emphasizes that the Religious leaders should take the lead in mending the hearts of the people that were broken in the tragic incident of April 21st.

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'Wanni Innoveta - 2019' showcases new innovations of Army personnel

[July 31 2019]

The Sri Lanka Army organized 'Wanni Innoveta-2019' exhibition was held in Padaviya, Parakramapura, last week.

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‘Angampora’ Martial Art Gains Ground in Kilinochchi Establishing its Own Typical Village

[July 30 2019]

The Sri Lanka Army lending its legendary know-how and the knack for continued revival of indigenous Sri Lankan Martial Art, ‘Angampora’ which boasts a history of more than 5000 years...

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Special security arrangements in place for Esala Perahera

[July 29 2019]

All possible measures should be taken to ensure maximum security and safety of the people and locations during the annual Esala Perahara in Kandy, and a collective effort by the tri forces and police should be in place to face any threats or eventualities during the run up to the great religious pageant and during the Perahara days, the President has issued special directions in this regard, said so the Secretary Defence ...

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SECRETARY DEFENCE felicitated by his former regiment

[July 27 2019]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence General SHS Kottegoda(Rtd)WWV RWP RSP VSV usp ndu was accorded a grand felicitation by his former Regiment, Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) when he made a visit to the Regimental Headquarters in Panagoda, today (27 July 2019).

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Japan and Sri Lanka enter into MoU on Defence Cooperation and Exchange

[July 26 2019]

A memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Defence Cooperation and Exchange was signed by the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene and the Japanese State Minister of Defence Mr. Kenji Harada at the Ministry of Defence, today (26 July 2019).

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Sri Lanka keen to expand defence cooperation with Japan – President [July 26 2019]

‘Military Dialogue Programme - 2019’ held [July 26 2019]

Secretary attends Civilian Bravery Awards Ceremony- 2019 [July 25 2019]

3rd round meeting on Security Affairs on China-Sri Lanka jointly building the Belt and Road Initiative held [July 25 2019]

President congratulates new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom [July 25 2019]


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