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Defence Secretary assures credible investigations SecDef_20 Defence Secretary Karunasena Hettiarachchi today assured credible investigations on various allegations raised against the institutions which operate under him. Hettiarachchi said this when he made his first formal courtesy visit to the Army … Full News here – Read more on Colombo Gazette

Karzai arrives in Sri Lanka for defence seminar Secretary_receives_former_Afghan_leader_HE_Hamid_Karzai_20150831_02p2 The former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai arrived in the island today to attend a defense seminar. Karzai was accorded a traditional welcome and was received by … Full News here – Read more on Colombo Gazette

The defence conference 2015 begins in the Colombo tomorrow. The Defence Conference 2015, organized by the Sri Lanka Army will commence at the Galadari Hotel tomorrow. The two day session will be conducted for the 5th occasion. Army commander Lieutenant General Krishantha De Silva says that 350 invitees … Full News here – Read more on…

Secretary Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa Lays … Secretary Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa laid foundation stone for the proposed Colombo City Center today (02nd December). Construction work is scheduled to be complete in early 2018 at a cost of USD 150 million. Full News here – Read more on Ministry…

SASEAN Defence Chiefs' Dialogue -2014 to be held in Colombo Sri Lanka is to initiate and host the inaugural South and Southeast Asian Nations (SASEAN) Defence Chiefs' Dialogue- 2014 in November (2014) in Colombo. A press conference in this regard was held at the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff under the … Full News…

Colombo's Defence bares its colonial attitude towards Eezham Tamils Genocidal Sri Lanka's Ministry of Defence (MOD) on Monday cited British government appointing General Peter Cosgrove as the Governor General of Australia, and has questioned why there is a big qualm about Colombo having a Military Governor in the … Full News here – Read more on…

Secretary Defence inspects Colombo development projects Secretary to the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa made an inspection visit to review the progress of the housing complexes nearing completion and the Abdul Gafoor Building in Main Street, Colombo today evening (13th … Full News here – Read more on Ministry of Defence (press…

Secretary Defence inspects Colombo construction projects Secretary Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa made an inspection visit to review the progress of the projects which are under construction in the Colombo Metropolitan area yesterday (19th September). During the visit Secretary … Full News here – Read more on Ministry of Defence (press release)

The third defence conference is to be held in Colombo in next September. The third defence conference is scheduled to be held in Colombo, next September. The theme of the meeting is "the challenges posed against Sri Lanka in the post conflict period and the stability in the region". Army commander Lt. General Jagath ……

Army Chief visits Colombo to further Indo-Sri Lankan defence ties Army Chief visits Colombo to further Indo-Sri Lankan defence ties. New Delhi: As Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh lands in Colombo later today, he is certain to hear from his hosts about many unfulfilled aspects of Indo-Sri Lanka Defence Cooperation. Full News here –…

* Indian High Commissioner addresses Sri Lanka's Defence College Nov 23, Colombo: On an invitation extended by the Sri Lanka's Ministry of Defence and Urban Development, High Commissioner of India in Colombo Ashok K Kantha, Thursday (November 22) addressed the students and faculty of Defence Services … Full News here – Read more on Colombo…