Reception on the occasion of the Motherland Defender's Day
On February 24, 2012 a reception was held by the Office of the Military Attaché to the Embassy of the Russian
Federation in Sri Lanka on the occasion of the Motherland Defender's Day in the oldest and most prestigious hotel
of Colombo "Galle Face". Among the guests were high-ranked military officials, representatives of the various
authorities, cultural, business and mass media personalities, foreign Ambassadors and Military Attaché accredited in
During the reception Captain (Navy) Igor N. Pavlov, Military, Naval and Air Attaché, addressed the audience and
informed about the meaning of the holiday as well as about the development of the Russia – Sri Lanka cooperation.