Friday, May 29, 2009

Wanni war heroes given military honours & their service appreciated

"The ability to evaluate the situation objectively has always been a sign of true leadership" - General Frido and Senger Etterlin.

(defence.lk)Ground commanders and hundreds of troops in the Army who sweated day and night for victory over terrorism, mostly during the last leg of the Wanni battles were hailed and their national contribution appreciated during a mammoth saluting parade that got underway at Army Headquarters Thursday (28) morning.

The military ceremony saw Commander of the Army General Sarath Fonseka, appreciative of their roles, presented silver parchment scrolls to twelve War Heroes who were at the forefront of the battles against separatist terrorists. Full text Share on Facebook

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