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  • 14 SLFPC Cricketers in 'Sri Lanka Ambassador's Trophy -2023' in Beirut Qualify for Semi-finals

    2023-08-07 19:30:50

    14 SLFPC Cricketers in 'Sri Lanka Ambassador's Trophy -2023' in Beirut Qualify for Semi-finals

    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.

  • UN Officials Inspect COE of Sri Lanka Army 's 5th Combat Convoy Company

    2023-08-02 22:15:18

    UN Officials Inspect COE of Sri Lanka Army 's 5th Combat Convoy Company

    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.

  • Now, 14 SLFPC Troops in Lebanon Face Third Quarter COE Inspection

    2023-08-02 22:01:47

    Now, 14 SLFPC Troops in Lebanon Face Third Quarter COE Inspection

    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.

  • SLFPC & INDBATT in Lebanon Jointly Conduct Sniffer Dog Training Exercise

    2023-07-14 00:51:33

    SLFPC & INDBATT in Lebanon Jointly Conduct Sniffer Dog Training Exercise

    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...

  • UN Rep Assesses Contingent Equipment in 14 SLFPC in Lebanon

    2023-07-11 22:06:27

    UN Rep Assesses Contingent Equipment in 14 SLFPC in Lebanon

    The inspection of the 1st Contingent Owned Equipment (COE) of the 14th Sri Lankan Force Protection Company (SLFPC) of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) took place on 16 June 2023 at the Sri Base camp premises in Greenhill, Naqoura...

  • ‘Exercise Falcon Strike I - 22/23’ Launched in UNIFIL Joint Operations Centre

    2023-07-11 20:11:31

    ‘Exercise Falcon Strike I - 22/23’ Launched in UNIFIL Joint Operations Centre

    The 1st serial of the ‘Exercise Falcon Strike I - 22/23’ of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon Joint Operations Centre (UNIFIL - JOC) got underway on 22 June 2023 with the participation of UNIFIL Force Headquarters Support Units (FHQSU) Training Branch, Indonesian Force Protection Unit (INDO FPU), Sri Lankan Force Protection Company (SLFPC), Tanzanian Military Unit (TAN MPU), UNIFIL Hospital and representatives of the UNIFIL Security Section.

  • 14th SLFPC in Lebanon Undergoes Second Quarter Evaluation

    2023-07-10 23:12:42

    14th SLFPC in Lebanon Undergoes Second Quarter Evaluation

    The quarterly evaluation of the 14th Sri Lankan Force Protection Company (SLFPC) on performance, resource utilization, policy effectiveness and managerial and structural issues of the UNIFIL in Lebanon at mission level, conducted by the Evaluation Cell of UNIFIL got underway on Tuesday (27June 2023) at the Greenhill camp premises.

  • 5th CCC New Contingent Commander Assumes Office

    2023-07-06 21:33:30

    5th CCC New Contingent Commander Assumes Office

    Colonel W. W. N. P. Wickramaarachchi of the Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment assumed office as the new Contingent Commander of 5th Combat Convoy Company (CCC) in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) on Tuesday (4 July 2023) during a simple ceremony held, at Gao Super Camp.

  • 4th CCC Contingent in Mali after Completion of Service Returns Home

    2023-07-03 21:50:12

    4th CCC Contingent in Mali after Completion of Service Returns Home

    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 in the MINUSMA returned to the island on Monday (3 July).

  • 5th CCC of the Army Leaves for UN Peacekeeping in Mali

    2023-07-02 11:46:22

    5th CCC of the Army Leaves for UN Peacekeeping in Mali

    One more contingent of well-trained and meticulously-prepared Army personnel in the 5th Combat Convoy Company (CCC), designed to serve in the United Nations (UN) Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) left for Mali Saturday (July 01) evening as the first segment of 170 troops out of the full contingent of 243, set to leave in stages.