BANGLADESH DEFENCE ADVISER CALLS-ON CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF

Bangladesh Defence Adviser Commodore Syed Maksumul Hakim paid a courtesy call-on Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne at the Office of Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) at BMICH, this morning (16th October, 2017).

A cordial discussion was held between the two officials on matters of mutual interests. Defence relationship and cooperation between the two nations have ....

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U.S. DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENCE FOR SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA MEETS CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF

The U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia Dr. Joseph H. Felter paid a courtesy call on Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne at the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) today (13th October 2017).

They held cordial discussions on matters of mutual interest.

Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Hess (US Army), the Senio....

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PAKISTAN COMMANDER COAST CALLS ON THE CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF

Pakistan Commander Coast, Rear Admiral Abdul Aleem HI (M) paid a courtesy call on Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne today(10th October, 2017).

A cordial discussion was held between the two officials especially on matters of common interests with a focus on enhanced bi-lateral relations among the armed forces.

Subsequent to the discussion mement....

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BRITISH ARMED FORCES JUDGE ADVOCATE MEETS CHIEF OF DEFENCE STAFF

The British Armed Forces Judge Advocate His Honour Judge Jeffrey Blackett paid a courtesy call on Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne this evening (10th October, 2017).

The courtesy call was made at the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) premises at BMICH.

British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka H.E Mr. James Dauris was also present at t....

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JOINT COMMANDER OF THE FRENCH FORCES DEPLOYED IN THE INDIAN OCEAN MEETS CDS

Joint Commander of the French Forces deployed in the Indian Ocean, Rear Admiral Didier Piaton paid a courtesy call on Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra C. Wijegunaratne at the OCDS premises this evening (10th October, 2017).

A cordial discussion was held between Admiral Wijegunaratne and Rear Admiral Piaton on matters of mutual interests in the Indian Ocean region.

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PROGRAMME ON 'SHARING TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE PROCESSES'

The Secretariat for Coordinating Reconciliation Mechanisms (SCRM) organized a programme on 'Sharing Transitional Justice Process' at the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, Rock House camp at Mutuwal on 17th August 2017.


Fourteen (14) Major General/Brigadier equivalent rank officers from the Army, Navy and Air Force attended the training session. The training session focused on shari....

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TRAINING PROGRAMME ON CYBER SECURITY

The Office of the Chief of Defence Staff with the assistance of Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Team (SL CERT) has successfully conducted a training programme on Cyber Security for Tri Service Officers from 0900 hrs to 1630 hrs on 18 July 2017 at auditorium of RHQ SLAC, Mutuwal. This training programme was focused on creating awareness in Tri Service Officers on basics of Cyber Security and related c....

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CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL, RADIOLOGICAL AND NUCLEAR FIRST RESPONDER COURSE

The Office of the Chief of Defence Staff in collaboration with Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Board, National Authority for the Implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention in Sri Lanka and the Country office of World Health Organization has successfully conducted a ‘Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) First Responder Course’ from 15-19 May 2017 at RHQ SLAC Camp Mutuw....

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MANAGING DEFENCE IN A WIDER SECURITY CONTEXT COURSE (MDWSC) AND MILITARY LEGAL COURSE CONDUCTED BY DEFENCE UNIVERSITY OF UNITED KINGDOM

Under the coordination of the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS), Defence University of United Kingdom conducted two courses for the benefit of middle level Senior Officers of the Tri Services at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel Colombo recently.

The first one of the two, Managing Defence in a Wider Security Context Course (MDWSC) which was focused on enhancing the professional kn....

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MANAGING DEFENCE IN THE WIDER SECURITY CONTEXT COURSE FOR MIDDLE LEVEL SENIOR OFFICERS

A Governance and Defence Management Programme titled "Managing Defence in the Wider Security Context" (MDWSC) planned by Defence University of United Kingdom under the guidance of the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff was successfully conducted from 6th to 17th June 2016 at the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSC&SC) Sapugaskanda. Thirty three senior officers from the Tri Services p....

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