Sri Lanka Army

Defender of the Nation

01st March 2024 16:32:54 Hours

Courtesy Visit by Sri Lankan Contingent Commander to ROKBATT UNP 2-5 in Lebanon

Colonel D.P.L.T Kaluaggala RSP USP IG, the Contingent Commander of 14 Sri Lanka Force Protection Unit (SLFPU), along with the Deputy Contingent Commander, Lieutenant Colonel W.D.S.S Fernando USP, a few Officers and Other Ranks paid a courtesy visit to Korean Peacekeeping Battalion (ROKBATT) UNP 2-5 in Tyre, Lebanon on 28 February 2024.

During the visit, Colonel D.P.L.T Kaluaggala RSP USP IG and the newly appointed ROKBATT Commander, Colonel Wanseok Seo, engaged in a brief conversation concerning the role and tasks of current security situation in Lebanon, exchanged views about the responsibilities undertaken by ROKBATT regarding the CIMIC activities in the area and also the duties perform by the Sri Lanka Army peacekeepers in UNIFIL. The visit concluded with the exchange of tokens of appreciation between the two Commanders.