On September 25, 2020, Gp Capt Uditha Piyasena, accompanied by an Embassy interpreter, attended the largest event of the combat training of the Russian Armed Forces of the year, the Strategic Command Post Exercise Caucasus-2020 (“KAVKAZ-2020”), held in the Southern Military District. 

 

A four-member defence delegation headed by Mr. KapilaWaidyaratne, Secretary, Ministry of Defence visited Russia from 31 August-04 September 2018.

Ambassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe hosted get-together in honor of visiting Sri Lanka delegation to the Russian Federation at the Ambassador's residence on 17th May, 2016.

Delegation headed by Mr. R.M.S. Sarath Kumara, Additional Secretary (Defence), Ministry of Defence participated at the VI Moscow Conference on International Security which was held from 26 to 27 April 2017.

Ambassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe hosted a reception at his official residence to bid farewell to Defense Attaché of the Embassy Air Commodore Ravindra Liyanagame on 12th May, 2016. More than 50 Russian and foreign guests attended this reception.