The second remaining group of the 4th contingent of the Combat Convoy Company (CCC) in the United Nations (UN) Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) upon completion of their service tenure returned to the island on Tuesday (31 August).
The UN official, Mr. Abdoulaye Taher Jimmy Rodrigue called on the Director Overseas Operations of the Army, Brigadier G.L.S.W Liyanage USP psc on Monday (28 August) at Army Headquarters.
The remaining second group of 03 Officers and 70 Other Ranks of the 5th Combat Convoy Company (CCC), designed to serve in the United Nations (UN) Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) left for Mali on Tuesday (29 Aug) evening after a brief ceremony at the Bandaranaike International Airport.
Representing the Sri Lanka Army, ten Officers and twenty-six Other Ranks on 10 August 2023 left for Malaysia in order to participate in the Field Training Exercise - Krish Aman II 2023.
The 5th Sri Lankan Combat Convoy Company in Mali commenced their first convoy operation on Monday (07) August 2023 after successful completion of the induction training schedule.
The Force Protection Company Pre-deployment Training Course Lebanon No-15 and Sri Lanka Air Force Aviation Unit Pre-deployment Training Course Central Africa No-9 ended on 10 August 2023 at the Institute of Peace Support Operations Training Sri Lanka (IPSOTSL) in Kukuleganga.
The Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Lebanon-organized ‘Sri Lanka Ambassador's Trophy Cricket Tournament - 2023’ got underway on Sunday morning (23 July) at St. Joseph Cricket grounds, Achrafieh in Beirut.
The Contingent's Own Equipment (COE) inspection of the Sri Lanka Combat Convoy Company serving the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) got underway at Gao Super Camp on Tuesday (25 July 2023) with the participation of United Nations officials.
A representative team from the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) Headdquarters visited the 14 Sri Lanka Force Protection Company (SLFPC) and conducted their 3rd quarter Contingent Own Equipment (COE) Inspection on 01 August 2023 at the Sri Base camp premises in Naquora, Lebanon.
With the intention of enhancing mutual cooperation and understanding among friendly nations, a two-day long ‘K-9 Joint Training Exercise’ using sniffer dogs and their handlers was launched at the Indian...