Sri Lanka: First Battalion of the Newly Minted Marine Pass out in Mullikulam

(February 27, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) As scheduled in last year, one hundred and sixty four (164) Marines including 6 officers and 158 sailors, belonging to the first ever SLN Marine Battalion, established following a visionary concept of the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, passed out at the Naval Base SLNS Barana in Mullikulam today (27), on successful completion of their … Continue reading Sri Lanka: First Battalion of the Newly Minted Marine Pass out in Mullikulam

Russia is still using sex for spying

Whatever the truth regarding allegations against Trump, sexual entrapment was, and is, a tool frequently used by the Soviet intelligence services and their modern-day Russian descendants. The claims in the dossier are lurid and unproven, but they draw on very real precedents. by Dan Lomas ( January 17, 2017, Boston, Sri Lanka Guardian) Just a week before his inauguration as US president, Donald Trump became … Continue reading Russia is still using sex for spying

Sri Lanka: 2016 —The year of National Security Rhetoric

Let’s say goodbye to 2016, and let’s warmly welcome 2017 as the matter of responsibility to ensure the public safety and establishment of social life beyond the mere rhetoric of national security unlike in the last year! by Nilantha Ilangamuwa (December 29, 2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) Just few more days left to start a fresh year but same people, same attitudes, same dysfunctionality in … Continue reading Sri Lanka: 2016 —The year of National Security Rhetoric