JMSDF ‘Ikazuchi’ departs Hambantota after successful tour
 

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ which arrived in Sri Lanka on 15th January, after a successful three-day tour, set sail for her next port of call from the port of Hambantota today (17th January).

17 Jan 2019

Navy recovers banned fishing nets around Kokilai lagoon
 

On information received by the Navy, a troop of naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command, recovered a number of banned fishing nets during a raid carried out around Kokilai lagoon, yesterday (16thJanuary).

17 Jan 2019

Suspect nabbed with 2kg of Kerala cannabis
 

On receipt of information to the Navy, a group of naval personnel attached to the Northwestern Naval Command, during a raid, apprehended a suspect with 2kg of Kerala cannabis at Palaviya in Puttalam yesterday (16th January).

17 Jan 2019

Maldivian Defence Attache calls on Commander of the Navy
 

The Defence Attache to the Maldivian Embassy in Sri Lanka, Colonel Ahmed Ghiyas called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Navy Headquarters today (16th January).

16 Jan 2019

American Naval Attaché calls on Commander of the Navy
 

The Naval Attaché to the Embassy of United States of America in Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Commander Brian Page called on the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De silva, at the Naval Headquarters, today (16th January).

16 Jan 2019

Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme commences at RABS HQ
 

A Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme coordinated by the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) commenced at the Rapid Action Boat Squadron’s Headquarters (RABS HQ) under the patronage of Commanding Officer RABS HQ, Commander Prasanna Hettiarachichi today (16th January).

16 Jan 2019

Personnel attached to Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force engage in a cleaning programme
 

JMSDF “Ikazuchi” of Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force arrived at the Hambantota Port on a goodwill visit, yesterday (15 January) and its crew participated in a beach cleaning campaign at Hambantota beach area today (16 January).

16 Jan 2019

Eight-day Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme to begin at RABS HQ
 

A Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme coordinated by the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) is set to get underway at the Rapid Action Boat Squadron’s (RABS) Headquarters at Gangewadiya in Eluwankulam, Puttalam tomorrow (16th January). The programme is scheduled to be held over a span of 08 days in two phases.

15 Jan 2019

JMSDF ‘Ikazuchi’ arrives at the port of Hambantota
 

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15th January) on a goodwill visit.

15 Jan 2019

Russian Defence Attaché calls on Commander of the Navy
 

The Defence Attaché for the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Sri Lanka, Colonel Denis I Shkoda paid a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Naval Headquarters today (14th January).

14 Jan 2019