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Tri-Servicemen Join CISM Run in Their Hundreds

18th February 2018 13:20:32 Hours

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run - 2018 was flagged off at the Galle Face Green Colombo and ended near the Defence Services College at Colombo 02on Sunday (18) where Secretary of Defence, Mr Kapila Waidyaratne PC attended the inauguration of the event as the Chief Guest.

News Highlights

News Highlights

First Segment of FPC Contingent for Lebanon Leaves Island

18th February 2018 17:12:22 Hours

The first segment of Lebanon-bound Sri Lanka Army's 12th Force Protection Company (FPC) for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) left the island early this morning (18) in order to assume their roles and tasks in the UN Peacekeeping Mission in Lebanon.

Commander Visits IPSOTSL While in Kukuleganga

18th February 2018 16:52:29 Hours

Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army who was in Kukuleganga on Saturday (17) to attend the closing ceremony of the Regimental Sergeants Majors’ resident workshop, took time off to call at near by the Institute of Peace Support Operations Training Sri Lanka (IPSOTSL) at Kukuleganga.

Commander Speaks High of RSMs’ Roles

18th February 2018 16:51:37 Hours

Focused on a new dimension as regards roles and tasks of Senior Non Commissioned Officers (SNCOs), a group of 178 Regimental Sergeants Major (RSMs) who just completed a three-day (15-17 February) resident workshop on ‘Leadership ............

News Features

News Features

East-Based 233 Brigade Distribute Cashew Plants Among Students

18th February 2018 18:38:44 Hours

233 Brigade of the 23 Division under the Security Force Headquarters-East (SFHQ-E) recently distributed 1500 cashew nut saplings, provided thanks to the sponsorship of ‘Dilmah’ Conservation among students at Palachchenai Government Tamil Maha Vidyalaya ..........

Once Again HAHN Talks to Island-wide Professional Chefs at Army Hospital

18th February 2018 00:12:27 Hours

The ongoing ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ (HAHN) project of the Army Hospital headed by Brigadier (Dr) A.S.M Wijewardene launched another educative programme on ‘Preparation of a Healthy Meal’ for professional Army Chefs and a group ......

Army Swimmers (Male) Carry Overall Championship in Swimming

18th February 2018 00:11:45 Hours

Army swimmers competing in the 45th Open Water 2 Mile Sea Swimming Championship - 2018, organized by the Ambalangoda Dharmashoka College on Sunday (18) gave the win to Army male swimmers.

Situation Report


NORTH: De-mining groups recovered two antipersonnel mines from PULMODDAI area on Thursday (15).

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Finals in the Women’s Netball Championship Tournament of the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) got underway at the SFHQ-J playground on Tuesday (13). The tournament was organized on a concept of the Commander....