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US trains Lanka Navy on underwater demining

US trains Lanka Navy on underwater demining

The U.S. Navy has concluded a two-week training session in Trincomalee to equip and support Sri Lankas underwater demining efforts, the US embassy in Colombo announced today. MORE...

October 13, 2015  03:28 pm|

De-mining groups recover 168 mines in 24-hours

De-mining groups recover 168 mines in 24-hours

The Army says that de-mining groups in Kaddaiadampan, Mulliyawelai, and Pumalanthan have recovered one hundred and sixty-eight anti personnel mines within 24-hours time. MORE...

July 19, 2015  05:30 pm|

Government cancels licences for foreign mining firms

Government cancels licences for foreign mining firms

The President has cancelled mining licences issued by the previous government to 16 foreign companies to search for blue sapphires and other gems, the Presidents Media Unit said in statement. MORE...

March 2, 2015  10:28 am|

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