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Israel Deputy Defence Attache calls on Chief of Staff of the Navy

The Deputy Defence Attache attached to the Embassy of Israel in India; Lieutenant Colonel Tzvih Prag called on Chief of Staff of the Navy, Rear Admiral Jayanatha Perera at the Naval Headquarters on 21st May 2014. ...

2014-05-22

Captain Damian Fernando presents his First Song to Commander of the Navy

SLN’s Ranaviru Real Star title winner, Captain Damian Fernando presented his first song to Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage held at the Naval Headquarters on 21st May 2014. ...

2014-05-21

New Bangladesh Defence Advisor calls on Commander of the Navy

The newly-appointed defence advisor to the Bangladesh High Commission in Sri Lanka, Commodore Shah Aslam Parvez called on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage on 21st May 2014 at the Naval Headquarters. ...

2014-05-21

Ordinary Seaman Lakruwan wins 02nd Place at International Triathlon - 2014

Ordinary Seaman Lakruwan Wijesiri of the Sri Lanka Navy won the second place in his category (Olympic Distance for age 18 to 24) at the International Triathlon - 2014 held at the Bintan island in Indonesia on 17th May 2014....

2014-05-19

Navy celebrates Vesak

Sri Lanka Navy celebrated Vesak, which marks the Birth, the Enlightenment and the Passing Away of the Gautama Buddha, in its bases island wide....

2014-05-19

North Western Naval Command conducts Field Medical Clinic in Mannar

As part of the Sri Lanka Navy’s community development and social responsibility project, the North Western Naval Command conducted field health clinic on 14th May 2014 at the Roman Cathollic Church at Velankanni in Uchchamunai Island....

2014-05-19

Sri Lanka Navy takes part in Fifth Anniversary National Victory Parade

"It follows than as certain as that night succeeds the day, that without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and with it, everything honorable and glorious." - President George Washington...

2014-05-18

“Buddharashmi” Religious Functions held under Navy Patronage

The religious functions held in view of the Buddharashmi Vesak celebrations were conducted under the patronage of the Sri Lanka Navy at Gangaramaya in Hunupitiya on 16th May 2014....

2014-05-17

Bangladesh Naval Ships arrives at the Port of Colombo on goodwill visit

Bangladesh Naval Ships “ALI HAIDER” and “NIRMUL” arrived at the Port of Colombo on a goodwill visit on 16th May 2014....

2014-05-16

High-Level Chinese Delegation visits Trincomalee Naval Dockyard

A high-level Chinese delegation visited the Naval Dockyard in Trincomalee on 14th May 2014. They were warmly received by Commander Eastern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Rohan Amarasinghe. ...

2014-05-16

Navy Inter-command Athletics Meet held at Sugathadasa Stadium

The inter-command athletics meet of the Sri Lanka Navy was held at the Sugathadasa Stadium on 26th and 27th May 2014 with the participation of over 480 athletes. Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage was the Chief Guest at the concluding ceremony held on 27th....

2014-05-13

Pakistan Naval Ship arrives at the Port of Colombo on goodwill visit

Pakistan Naval Ship “Shamsheer” arrived at the Port of Colombo on a goodwill visit on 13th May 2014. They were welcomed by the Sri Lanka Navy in accordance with naval traditions on arrival. ...

2014-05-13

Commander of the Navy attends Bo Sapling Planting Ceremony at Rajagiriya Sri SudharmaramaViharaya

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage attended the planting ceremony of a Bo sapling from the sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi at the Sri Sudharmarama Purana Viharaya in Rajagiriya on 11th May 2014....

2014-05-12

Commander of the Navy attends the Ceremonial Reception of Buddha Statues

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage was present at the Bandaranaike International Airport to receive the Buddha statues donated by Thailand to Sri Sambodhi Viharaya....

2014-05-12

Commander Australian Boarder Protection Command visits Eastern Naval Area

Commander Australian Boarder Protection Command, Rear Admiral Michael Noonan, visited the Eastern Naval area on 07th May 2014. ...

2014-05-10