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Commander Among Delegates in PACC Sessions in Seoul

19th September 2017 12:57:24 Hours

Top Army officers from Indo-Asia-Pacific region, including the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, now in Seoul, are attending the four-day Pacific Army Chiefs’ Conference (PACC), themed ‘Unity of Effort: Building Civil-Military Partnerships in Land Force Response to Non-Traditional Security Threats’.

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News Highlights

DG, Training of Sudanese Armed Forces Calls at Army Headquarters

18th September 2017 15:05:10 Hours

A three-member Sudanese delegation, headed by Major General Isam Mohamed Hassan Karor, Director General of Joint Training of Sudan’s Armed Forces, currently in Sri Lanka on a four-day long.....

Troops Help Rescue & Clearing Ops at Ahangama

18th September 2017 14:58:46 Hours

Troops of the 16 (V) Gemunu Watch (GW) serving under the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) Monday (18) mid-noon hurried to Ahangama, Galle.....

'Exercise Cormorant Strike’ Reaches ‘Critical Engagement’ Phase Before Distinguished Guests

18th September 2017 14:57:57 Hours

The Army-pioneered mock Exercise 'Cormorant Strike VIII - 2017’ Thursday (14) morning saw its one of the most exiting accomplishments......

News Features

News Features

New 55 Division GOC Assumes Office

18th September 2017 15:16:04 Hours

Brigadier Jayantha Gunarathne, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC), 55 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) assumed office at the 55 Division Headquarters, Kaddaikadu, Jaffna on Friday (15) as the 22nd GOC of the Headquarters.

Troops Use Own Money to Buy Essentials for Needy Families in Murukkandi

17th September 2017 18:17:05 Hours

Troops of the 4 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) under the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) gave away dry ration packets to 10 needy families in Murukkandi village in Kilinochchi using their own financial collection.

Inter Regiment Para Cycle & Wheelchair Marathon Races Held in Ratnapura

16th September 2017 12:07:09 Hours

The Army Para Cycle and Wheelchair Marathon Races - 2017 with the participation of more than 32 competitors kicked off from Ratnapura Seewali ground this morning (15) as a segment of the ongoing Sri Lanka Army Inter Regiment Para Games competitions.

Situation Report


EAST: Troops recovered one anti personnel mine from AMPARA area on Monday (18).

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13 Army rowers participated in the Asian Rowing Competition held in Pattaya in Thailand during 4 - 8 September representing the Sri Lanka Army Rowing Committee. The competition was attended by sportsmen representing 22 Countries.