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President's Thaipongal Message

[January 14 2018]

I am extremely happy to convey my greetings to all the Hindus across the world celebrating Thaipongal, the festival that expresses gratitude to the nature.

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Troops join to celebrate Pongal festival

[January 16 2018]

Signifying good will and coexistence, Sri Lanka Army troops in the North joined the 'Pongal' celebrations of the local community there.

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Pakistan Army chief arrives to the country

[January 15 2018]

The Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa, arrived in Sri Lanka on Monday (15th January).

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Annual Indo-Lanka Defence Dialogue held in India

[January 14 2018]

The fifth Indo-Sri Lanka Defence Dialogue was held in New Delhi, India on the 09th (January 2018)

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Free spectacle for the visually impaired in Mullaithivu

[January 13 2018]

A free eye clinic was held in Mullaitivu by the Sri Lanka Army troops for the benefit of the people in the region recently.

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Last group of the CCC flies to Mali

[January 12 2018]

The final batch of the Mali-bound Combat Convoy Company (CCC) of the Sri Lanka Army left the island to join their compatriots in Mali on Wednesday (10th January).

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Navy rushes to rescue fishermen in the Southern seas

[January 11 2018]

Sri Lanka Navy troops were rushed for a rescue mission on Tuesday night (09th January) after a fishing trawler collided with a car carrier in the seas off the Southern coast.

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Another batch leaves for Mali

[January 10 2018]

Another batch of the Mali-bound Combat Convoy Company (CCC) of the Sri Lanka Army left the island on Tuesday (09th January).

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UK All Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka meets Jaffna Commander

[January 09 2018]

The visiting UK All Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka met the Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J), Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi during their visit to the Northern Province, on Saturday (06th January).

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Japan will provide fullest support for development & reconciliation process of SL- Japan FM

[January 08 2018]

The Foreign Minister of Japan Tharo Kono said that the Government of Japan is ready to provide its fullest support for the development and reconciliation process of Sri Lanka.

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Navy assists to bring ashore critically-ill fisherman

[January 07 2018]

Sri Lanka Navy troops rendered assistance to bring ashore a critically-ill fisherman for treatment on Saturday (06th January)

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Naval troops contain fire at Kerawalapitiya

[January 06 2018]

Sri Lanka Navy troops provided assistance to put out a major fire in Kerawalapitiya last night (05th January). According to Navy media, two Naval fire fighting teams were rushed to the location upon being informed of a major fire around the Kerawalapitiya garbage dump.

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UK All- Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka met with President

[January 05 2018]

The UK All- Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka met with President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, today (04).

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Educational assistance for Northern children

[January 05 2018]

More than seven hundred children from three schools in the Jaffna Peninsula were presented with school uniforms under a programme initiated by the Sri Lanka Army troops in Jaffna (SFHQ-J).

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Air Force wins National Weigh Lifting Championship

[January 04 2018]

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) won the all-round championship at the recently concluded National Weightlifting Championship-2017.

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International award to President in recognition of anti drugs campaign

[January 03 2018]

President Maithripala Sirisena has been given a special award in recognition of his relentless campaign to eradicate drug menace, which is a major international problem.

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Road opened for civilian use

[January 03 2018]

The road that runs through the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) connecting Vattappalai and Mullaittivu was opened for the public on Monday (01st January).

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Ceremony held to usher in the New Year

[January 02 2018]

A ceremony was held at the Ministry to symbolically usher in the New Year, today (02nd January).

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Navy assists to clear blocked waterways [December 30 2017]

More than 133 acres released in Mullaithivu [December 29 2017]

Troops distribute 2000 saplings in Kilinochchi [December 28 2017]

Air Force bags National Taekwondo title [December 27 2017]

Free medical camp at Mirusuvil [December 26 2017]


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