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Dutch honeymooner becomes first person to survive fall from 1200m cliff in Sri Lanka

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 Standard, 1 week ago
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Former SL Army commander Fonseka promoted to Field Marshal

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena has decided to promote former army commander Sarath Fonseka to the rank of Field Marshal. The ministry of defence is currently organising the relevant function, which is to be held on March 22.  Accordingly, Fonseka is to be the first Sri Lankan to be appointed to the rank, which is the highest rank in an army. Fonseka, who led the military to flatten the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, was later stripped of his titles under charges ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Sarath Fonseka calls for removal of Tri Forces Commanders  Lankapuvath3 weeks ago
Times of India

Chrishantha de Silva new Sri Lanka Army chief

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Major General Chrishantha de Silva was on Friday appointed as the new Sri Lankan Army Chief by President Maithripala Sirisena, who also reinstated several loyalists of former Army chief Sarath ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Lanka appoints new army chief; reinstates Fonseka loyalists  Rediff.com1 week ago Fonseka's Men Reinstated in Lanka Army  New Indian Express2 weeks ago LANKA-ARMY (FES93) - Lanka appoints new Army Chief; reinstates Fonseka loyalists  Namibia Press Agency1 week 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 week ago Gen Krishantha De Silva Becomes Lankan Army Chief  New Indian Express1 week ago Rambukpotha to succeed Daya as Army Chief  Sri Lanka Island2 weeks ago Gen Chrishantha de Silva Becomes Lankan Army Chief  New Indian Express1 week ago
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New Sri Lankan President Pardons Ex-Army Chief

Sri Lanka's new president has pardoned and reinstated the rank of an ex-army commander who was imprisoned four years ago after challenging the former president in an election. President Maithripala Sirisena's office said Sarath Fonseka is now ...
 ABC News1 month ago Tightrope walk  The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago Winning hearts  Indian Express4 weeks ago Sri Lankan president calls for national unity on Independence Day  Namibia Press Agency4 weeks ago
World Bulletin

Sri Lanka urges UN war report delay

army assault in the final days of the war killed thousands of civilians, it is claimedThe UN should delay releasing a report into atrocities in Sri Lanka's civil war, the new foreign minister has said.Mangala Samaraweera said Sri Lanka needed time ...
 24Dunia3 weeks ago Sri Lanka foreign minister urges war crimes report delay  World Bulletin2 weeks ago Sri Lankan Minister Urges UN Chief Ban Ki-moon to Delay War Crimes Report  NDTV2 weeks ago Sri Lanka minister meets U.N. chief, urges war crimes report delay  Sharenet2 weeks ago

Sirisena Reinstates Gen.Fonseka's Supporters in Lankan Army

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 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Rajapaksa 'pressed' army after poll defeat: new govt

Mahinda Rajapaksa pressurised the army chief to deploy troops when it became evident that he had lost Sri Lankas presidential polls, a spokesman for the countrys new government said today. "The army chief (Lt Gen Daya Ratnayake) was under pressure to deploy ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Sirisena trounces Rajapaksa, sworn-in as President  Deccan Herald1 month ago Rajapaksa govt using army to scare off Tamil voters:opposition  Business Standard2 months ago

Sri Lanka: Army-controlled land in the North to be released

Comment · print · T T T+· T- THE HINDU Nadeswara College, one of the oldest government schools in Jaffna, whose old building was reportedly demolished in the Sri Lankan army's high security zone. Photo : Meera Srinivasan TOPICS ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Sri Lanka to keep army posted in north

new Sri Lankan government Sunday said it would keep the army stationed in the northern part of the country and give priority to national security. Sri Lankan State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardena said that after President Maithripala Sirisena won the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago XINHUA - New Sri Lankan gov't says to keep army in the north  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago New Sri Lankan gov't says to keep army in the north  China Economic Net1 month ago
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