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30 Jul 2016

Seventeen officers are commissioned at Naval and Maritime Academy
 

Twelve naval officers belonging to the 2016 First Direct Entry Intake and another five Service Entry officers were commissioned at a colourful passing out ceremony held at the main parade ground of the Naval and Maritime Academy in Trincomalee today (30) on completion of their training. Commander Eastern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and took the salute.

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30 Jul 2016

Navy arrests two persons with 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

Naval personnel attached to the Naval Deployment Vettalakerni in the North Central Naval Command arrested two persons who were transporting 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis in the general area of Iyaakachchi yesterday (29).

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29 Jul 2016

Commander of the Navy declares open a Reverse Osmosis plant in Thalawa
 

As yet another project of the Sri Lanka Navy’s community service programmes carried out with the intention of preventing Chronic Kidney Disease, a Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant was installed and ceremonially declared open at Thalawa Maha Vidyalaya today (29).

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28 Jul 2016

Sri Lanka Navy assists repatriation of 77 Indian fishermen
 
 

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of 77 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody today (28).

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27 Jul 2016

Commanding Officer and Squadron Commander of the Russian Vessel 'Igor Belousov' call on Commander of the Navy
 

The Commanding Officer, Captain Aleksey A. Nehodcev and Commander of the Ship Squadron, Captain Maksim S. Alalikin of the Russian Naval Vessel, 'Igor Belousov' which arrived in Sri Lanka on a goodwill visit, called on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters today (27).

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27 Jul 2016

Navy renders assistance to nab 4 persons with 9.3 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

Naval personnel managed to arrest 4 suspects with 9.3 kg of Kerala Cannabis at three separate locations yesterday (26).

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27 Jul 2016

Russian Naval Ship Igor Belousov arrives at the Port of Colombo
 

Russian Search and Rescue Vessel, Igor Belousov arrived at the Port of Colombo today (27) on a goodwill visit.

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26 Jul 2016

Crew members of US Naval Ship “New Orleans” take part in sporting activities in Welisara
 

The crew members of the US Naval Ship “New Orleans” which arrived in Sri Lanka on 24th of this month, took part in several sporting activities with their Sri Lankan counterparts at the Sports grounds of Naval Base Welisara on 24th and 25th.

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25 Jul 2016

Commanding Officers of "JMSDF Inazuma" and "JMSDF Suzutsuki" call on Commander of the Navy
 


 Two Japanese naval ships, "JMSDF Inazuma" and "JMSDF Suzutsuki" arrived in Sri Lanka on a goodwill visit yesterday (24).

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24 Jul 2016

US Naval Ship “New Orleans” arrives at the Port of Colombo

The US Navy’s vessel "LPD-18 USS New Orleans" arrived at the Port of Colombo today (24) on a goodwill visit.

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