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State Minister meets Chinese delegation in Singapore

[May 30 2015]

Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene, State Minister of Defence met with Admiral Sun Jianguo, Deputy Chief of General Staff of the People's Liberation Army and Leader of the Chinese delegation on the sidelines of the 14th IISS Asia Security Summit- Shangri La Dialogue 2015 in Singapore yesterday (29th May).

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EU citizens not eligible for referendum vote, says No 10

Sri Lanka's Export Sector records a five percent growth

Australia grants Rs 10 m for sanitation facilities in resettled villages in Mannar

Sri Lanka honours United Nations Peacekeepers

[May 30 2015]

The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, observed annually on 29 May, is an occasion to pay tribute to all the men and women who have served and continue to serve in UN peacekeeping operations and to honour the memory of those who have lost their lives in the cause of peace.

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British High Commissioner Visits SF-(J) Headquarters

[May 30 2015]

A meeting was held between British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka His Excellency James Dauris and Commander Security Force Jaffna (SF-J) Major General Nandana Udawatta on Friday (29) morning at Headquarters SF-J, Palaly.

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An exclusive recognition for War Heroes

[May 29 2015]

With a view of allowing due recognition to the war hero families and differently-able war heroes in the society, the State Ministry of Defence under a notion of the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene organized a meeting with the participation of heads/representatives of government and private sector institutions at the Ministry of Defence today (29th May 2015).

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Northern Naval Command organizes a Cardiac Camp

[May 29 2015]

The Sri Lanka Navy in collaboration with Asiri Heart Care Center and the Medical Officer of Health (Kayts) organized a Cardiac Camp at J/Dr. A.Thiyagaraja M.M.V. in Karainagar on 24th May 2015 which received a very high response from the general public in the area.

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Red Cross role in rehabilitation, health and sanitary is laudable -President 

[May 28 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena said the role play by the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) in the areas of rehabilitation of persons, families of missing persons, conflict affected women and children is commendable. He said that the IRCS played a major humanitarian role during the conflict under trying times.

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Rwanda High Commissioner Meets State Minister of Defence

[May 28 2015]

The Rwanda High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Ernest Rwamucyo paid a courtesy call on the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the Ministry premises today evening (28th Thursday, May 2015).

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SLNS Sayura returns home having attended IMDEX Asia 2015 [May 28 2015]

Tri-forces to assist medical services islands wide [May 28 2015]

Infantry badges pinned onto MIR soldiers  [May 28 2015]

Special court to ensure speedy justice for brutal murder of Jaffna school girl - President [May 27 2015]

'Suwasahana' Fund To Cover Medical Bills Of Parents Of Army Bachelors [May 27 2015]


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