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President instructs relevant authorities to immediately provide relief to flood victims

[May 22 2018]

President Maithripala Sirisena instructed relevant authorities to immediately provide relief to the affected people due to floods and landslides because of continuous torrential rains.  

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Tension in Gaza as Palestinians prepare to bury 58 dead

Colombo Port City project back on track

President instructs to give priority to practical issues of resettlement process

State Minister presents 'Thevas Abhiman'

[May 22 2018]

'Thevas Abhiman', a publication produced by the State Ministry of Defence was launched by the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene, today (22 May).

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Tri forces relief teams reach out to assist flood victims

More than 5800 tri forces personnel on standby to face emergency situations

[May 22 2018]

More than 500 Army and Navy personnel have been deployed for rescue and relief operation in the wake of the wide spread flooding that has affected many parts of the country.

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Troops hold island wide commemorative programmes

[May 21 2018]

A series of commemorative programmes were held in parallel to the National War Heroes' Day on Saturday (19).

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'Sagara' returns home after Komodo-2018

[May 21 2018]

The Sri Lanka Navy ship, 'SLNS Sagara' returned home after attending the 'Komodo-2018' Naval exercise and International Fleet Review (IFR) in Indonesia, on Friday (18th May).

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National War Heroes Commemoration held at Battaramulla

[May 20 2018]

The National War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2018 was held under the patronage of the President Maithripala Sirisena at the War Hero Memorial Monument at the Parliament grounds in Battaramulla, on Saturday (19th May).

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President says that it is a shame failing to identify the true identity of the terrorist and a war hero

[May 20 2018]

President Maithripala Sirisena says that our security forces have not been accused of war crimes in the resolution of the United Nations Human Rights Council as certain media and extremist parties falsely depict.

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President awards 'Vishishta Seva Vibhushanaya ' to tri forces officers

[May 19 2018]

The President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the Commander -in-Chief of the Armed Forces awarded the Vishishta Seva Vibhushanaya (VSV) medal to a group of tri forces officers during a ceremony held at the Presidential Secretariat, this morning (19th May).

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Sri Lanka and Rwanda ink MoU

[May 18 2018]

The State Minister of Defence, Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene, leading a delegation to Rwanda signed a Memorandum of Understanding between Sri Lanka and the Republic of Rwanda on 15th May (2018).

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8 SLSR Troops Support Removal of Fallen Tree

[May 16 2018]

Troops of the 8 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) of the 583 Brigade under the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) rose to the occasion and cleared a huge tree that has fallen on a line of estate houses on (13) Sunday in Atalawatta, Pindeniya in a remote area in Kegalle district.

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Indian Army Chief meets Secretary

[May 14 2018]

The visiting Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, General Bipin Rawat made a call on to the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC at the Ministry, today (14th May).

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'Wayamba Rana Abhiman' War Memorial Unveiled in Kurunegala

[May 13 2018]

Valour and gallantry of the Tri-service War Heroes and the Police on Friday (11) evening to coincide with the Ranaviru Commemorative Month received a deep reverence in Ethugalpura during a solemn ceremony with the opening of the newly-constructed War Heroes monument, 'Wayamba Rana Abhiman' memorial.

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Pacific Partnership-2018 concludes in Trincomalee

'USNS Mercy' departs the island

[May 11 2018]

The Sri Lankan leg of the Pacific Partnership-2018 (PP) mission came to a close in Trincomalee, on Tuesday (08th May). The PP-18 commenced with the arrival of US Navy Ship, 'Mercy' at the Eastern sea port city on 25th last month (April).

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Army donations to "Little Heart's Fund" handed over to President [May 10 2018]

Indian Coast Guard chief meets Secretary [May 09 2018]

Mawadaipuram masses provided with free medical services [May 09 2018]

Wild fire brought under control [May 08 2018]

.Army Troops Take up the Challenge of School Roof Removal [May 07 2018]

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