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Sarath Fonseka becomes Lanka's first field marshal
Times of India

Sarath Fonseka becomes first field marshal of Sri Lanka

Sarath Fonseka, the former Sri Lankan army chief on 22 March, 2015 was conferred the country's highest military rank of field marshal. The award was conferred to him by the new government for "achieving victory over terrorism" five years after he ... India Today, 1 week ago
South Asian Terrorism Portal

SF visits Kelaniya temple

Newly appointed Field Marshal of the Sri Lankan Army Sarath Fonseka visited Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara and engaged in religious activities. 239 reads Add new comment Your name * E-mail * The content of this field is kept private and will ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago Former Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka appointed as first ever Field Marshal in Sri Lankan military history  South Asian Terrorism Portal1 week ago Sri Lanka's new leader heads to China after winding back ties  Saudi Gazette1 week ago Sri Lanka's President Sirisena rewards army general, forms government with opposition  Melbourne Age1 week ago
MSN News

34 militants killed in Pakistani army air raid

The three island-nation trip that took Prime Minister Modi to Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka in mid-March may well mark the beginning of India's long overdue maritime awakening. In his address to parliament, Prime Minister Modi appealed to ...
 South Asia Monitor1 week ago Modi's outreach to three Indian Ocean states  Japan Times1 week ago Brace for Choppy Chinese Waves  New Indian Express2 weeks ago Modi bats for India, Sri Lanka ties: A battle half won?  MSN News2 weeks ago
Ani News

Former Sri Lanka army chief calls on India, Pak to resolve Kashmir issue

Mar 19, 3:11 pm Jaipur, Mar. 19 ( ANI ): Former Sri Lanka army chief General Sarath Fonseka on Thursday urged India and Pakistan to speedily resolve the Kashmir issue, adding that countries of the region should start behaving like ...
 Ani News1 week ago Gen. Fonseka calls on India, Pakistan to resolve Kashmir issue  Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago Chrishantha de Silva new Sri Lanka Army chief  The Hindu1 month ago Lanka appoints new army chief; reinstates Fonseka loyalists  Rediff.com1 month ago
India Today

Lankan Army's India rescue op

The houses built, by an NGO on a seafront near Kankesanthurai facing the Indian Ocean, were unfinished until the last moment.
 India Today1 week ago

Sri Lanka Army saves Dutch tourist from cliff fall

a fall from the Worlds End. The 35-year-old Dutch backpacker fell off the cliff at 'Worlds End' in Horton Plains, one of the main touristic attractions of the island-country, while walking backwards for taking pictures of his wife. Some 40 soldiers of the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago The end of the world as we know it? month ago Man falls from the World's End  Perth Now1 month ago falls from the World's End  Brisbane Courier-Mail1 month ago
Maritime Executive

Anti-Piracy Weapons Used For Private Army?

A Sri Lankan court has banned the feared brother of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa from foreign travel, police said on Tuesday, over allegations he used a commercial floating armory as weaponry for a "private army". The move against former ...
 Maritime Executive3 weeks ago Former Sri Lankan President to contest for Prime Minister  Global Times2 weeks ago Sri Lanka bans ex-defence chief's foreign travel in armoury probe  Gulf Time UAE2 weeks ago Former President given 'maximum security' - Government reiterates  Lankapuvath1 week ago
New Indian Express

Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickramasinghe indicates troops reduction in Tamil areas in future

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe has indicated reduction of army presence in Tamil areas "as time goes on". He, however, ruled out any immediate reduction in troops unless there is improvement in the situation.
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Ranil's Remark Adding Fuel to Fire: MK  New Indian Express3 weeks ago Lanka PM indicates troops reduction in Tamil areas in future  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe indicates troops reduction in Tamil areas  Gulf News3 weeks ago

Sri Lankan president pardons former army chief

Sri lanka's newly elected President Maithripala Sirisena Wednesday granted full pardon to former army commander General Sarath Fonseka, convicted of corruption, an official statement said."Former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka was acquitted from all charges ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Tightrope walk  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago Is Sri Lanka changing under President Sirisena?  Channel 43 weeks ago Maithripala Sirisena Lanka President, Rajapaksa defeated  Asian Age2 months ago
Sri Lanka Island

Maj Gen Chrishantha de Silva is New Army Chief of Sri Lanka

COLOMBO:Maj Gen Chrishantha de Silva has been appointed Commander of the Sri Lankan Army following the retirement of Lt Gen Daya Ratnayake on Friday. Maj Gen de Silva was the senior most officer in the army when he was overlooked and Gen Ratnayake ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Gen Krishantha De Silva Becomes Lankan Army Chief  New Indian Express1 month ago Rambukpotha to succeed Daya as Army Chief  Sri Lanka Island1 month ago Gen Chrishantha de Silva Becomes Lankan Army Chief  New Indian Express1 month ago
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