American Naval ship USS “Rushmore” departs the island
 


United States Naval Ship “Rushmore” which arrived at the port of Colombo on last 21st December, for a six (06) day goodwill visit, departed the island today (26th December). Sri Lanka Navy made customary farewell to the departing ship, in compliance with naval traditions.

During her stay in the country, the ship’s crew members visited some places of tourist interest in Sri Lanka and took part in several programmes organized by the Sri Lanka Navy.