28th August 2017 16:56:53 Hours
The keynote speaker to the Defence Seminar sessions at Colombo BMICH, Admiral William J. Fallon (Retd), US Navy, this afternoon (28) on the sidelines of the proceedings had a cordial discussion with his host, Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the VIP suite. Admiral William J. Fallon (Retd), ...
28th August 2017 16:19:59 Hours
Lieutenant General Paul Mihova, Zambia’s Commander of the Army, now in Sri Lanka participating in the Colombo Defence Seminar sessions, paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake in the VIP suite at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) this afternoon (28).
28th August 2017 16:02:59 Hours
Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt, 11th Corps Commander of Pakistan Army, currently attending the Colombo Defence Seminar 2017 sessions in Colombo on the sidelines of the proceedings had a courtesy meeting with the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake this afternoon (28) at the VIP suite at the BMICH. 11th Corps Commander of Pakistan Army,....
28th August 2017 16:00:59 Hours
Major General Athula Galagamage, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 54 Division assumed duties recently during a simple ceremony at the 54 Division Headquarters, Mannar.
28th August 2017 16:00:51 Hours
Colonel Raymundo Acorda of the Philippine Army, now attending the Colombo Defence Seminar sessions at the BMICH called on Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army on the sidelines of the main sessions. Colonel Raymundo Acorda during....
28th August 2017 15:26:13 Hours
Mr Muhammad Abbas Hassan, the visiting faculty member, National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan and Senior Research Associate at Centre for Regional Stability, Pakistan contributing his views during the preliminary sessions to the sub topic, ‘Challenges and Dilemmas; National Perspectives - West Asia’ .........
28th August 2017 14:57:28 Hours
The first session of the ongoing Colombo Defence Seminar at the BMICH in Colombo under the theme ‘Violent Extremism’ got underway on Monday (28), chaired by Prof. Amal Jayawardane, Senior Professor at the Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) soon after the inauguration was over.
28th August 2017 12:22:40 Hours
Sri Lanka Army-organized ‘Colombo Defence Seminar 2017’ got off on Monday (28) at the BMICH in Colombo with a record participation of intellectuals, scholars, security experts and a large gathering of distinguished guests, drawn from 34 countries.
28th August 2017 11:15:40 Hours
“Countering violent extremism is a realm of policy, programmes and interventions, devised to prevent individuals from engaging in violence associated with radical political, social, cultural and religious ....
27th August 2017 21:05:39 Hours
More than 91 foreign military and civil scholars are among those attending the annual ‘Colombo Defence Seminar - 2017’, themed ‘Countering Violent Extremism: Global Trends’, during August 28 - 29 at the BMICH, Colombo. The seminar, attended by 800 participants, inclusive of......