13th September 2017 05:47:30 Hours
Sri Lanka Army’s mother of all Regiments, Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI), which boasts an unblemished record of gallantry and bravery, had his troops recognized Tuesday (12) evening during a mammoth and impressive spectacle staged at the Defence Services College auditorium to award ‘Colours’ to hundreds of SLLI family members.
12th September 2017 19:03:38 Hours
Major General Aruna Jayasekera, Exercise Director of the mock Exercise ‘Cormorant Strike VIII - 2017’, now in full swing in the Eastern Province during a live video conferencing session this morning (12) enlightened Hon. Ruwan Wijewardena, State Minister of Defence.....
12th September 2017 19:03:02 Hours
‘Critical Engagement’ in the ongoing mock Exercise ‘Cormorant Strike’, the multi-national Field Training Exercise (FTX), organized by the Sri Lanka Army will take place at Kuchchaveli, Trincomalee on Thursday (14). Viewers are requested to click on to below links for live webcast, please!
12th September 2017 19:02:40 Hours
Colonel Dimitry A Mikhaylovsky, Military and Naval Attache at the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Sri Lanka on Tuesday (12) paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the Army Headquarters.
12th September 2017 18:55:45 Hours
Military Attaché of the Republic of Turkey for Sri Lanka, Colonel Kemal Kahrman paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake on Tuesday (12) at the Army Headquarters. During the cordial discussion that followed, the Commander and the visiting.....
12th September 2017 11:15:18 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Hon. Ruwan Wijewardena, State Minister of Defence and Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne, Secretary to the Ministry of Defence at the invitation of Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake...
11th September 2017 14:27:19 Hours
Nearly 700 members of the Army and more than 200 civilians of the farming community, in a rare gesture of self-help, goodwill and reconciliation, joined hands with one another on Thursday (7) to renovate a 20 km-long water canal that supplies water......
11th September 2017 14:24:34 Hours
Troops of Gemunu Watch (GW) of the 583 Brigade under the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) on Saturday (9) offered their timely assistance and put up a protective sandbag bund against possible mudslides from hills surrounding Ratnapura Sumana Balika Vidyalaya premises.
11th September 2017 14:23:31 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces made a surprise visit to the new Defence Headquarters complex (DHQC) under construction at Akuregoda, Battaramulla on Tuesday (5), together with Secretary to the President......
09th September 2017 08:33:16 Hours
Sri Lanka Army skydivers competing in the 18th Armed Forces Parachute Championships - United Kingdom (AFPC-UK) won 3 Gold medals and showcased their excellent performances at the Drop Zone of the British Army Parachute Association (APA), Netheravon, United Kingdom during 14-28 Aug 2017.