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UN PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS

Sri Lanka is a committed partner for UN peacekeeping operations with a total of 1,215 men from the three Armed Forces and the Police serving in seven different Peacekeeping Missions. Following the defeat of Tamil Tiger terrorists in May 2009, Sri Lanka says its Armed Forces and the Police are now in a position to

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BATTALIONS OF THE SRI LANKA ARMY VOLUNTEER

Strength of an Army is its Troops. At present the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force is consisting with 99 battalions from various regiments. Its history goes back to almost 135 years.   CEYLON LIGHT INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS The second phase in the employment of non-British personnel commenced in 1861 after the enactment of an ordinance designed

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ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAMME FOR OFFICERS

The fifth stage English language course conducted by London Stanfords College was commenced on 08 June 2015 at its Head Office in Colombo 03. The Programme which began with the directions of Major General H C P Goonetilleke, the Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force aimed at enhancing English language skills of the

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