Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka


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Noun1.Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka - a republic on the island of CeylonDemocratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka - a republic on the island of Ceylon; became independent of the United Kingdom in 1948
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, LTTE, Tamil Tigers, Tigers, World Tamil Association, World Tamil Movement - a terrorist organization in Sri Lanka that began in 1970 as a student protest over the limited university access for Tamil students; currently seeks to establish an independent Tamil state called Eelam; relies on guerilla strategy including terrorist tactics that target key government and military personnel; "the Tamil Tigers perfected suicide bombing as a weapon of war"
Hindooism, Hinduism - the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo - the capital and largest city of Sri Lanka; has one of the largest harbors in the world; is located on the western coast of the island of Ceylon
Kandy - a city of central Sri Lanka that was the last capital of the ancient kings of Ceylon; a resort and religious center
Eelam, Tamil Eelam - the independent state that the Tamil Tigers have fought for
Adam's Peak, Samanala - a mountain peak in south central Sri Lanka (7,360 feet high)
Singhalese, Sinhalese - a native or inhabitant of Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan - a native or inhabitant of Sri Lanka
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Dammika Ganganath Disanayake, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to Japan signed and exchanged notes concerning the provision of a yen loan up to 10.
During the meeting, they discussed areas of cooperation between the Sultanate and the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in various fields, such as agriculture, fishing, tourism and the production of urea fertilizer for use in agriculture.
Yousef Al-Othaimeen called on the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to proceed expeditiously with an investigation of such abuses and to ensure the safety and security of the Muslim minority while practicing their religious rights in accordance with all relevant international human rights conventions and instruments.
In this context, the OIC Secretary General calls on the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to proceed expeditiously with an investigation of such abuses and to ensure the safety and security of the Muslim minority while practicing their religious rights in accordance with all relevant international human rights conventions and instruments.
The OIC Secretary-General calls on the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to proceed expeditiously with an investigation of such abuses and to ensure the safety and security of the Muslim minority while practicing their religious rights in accordance with all relevant international human rights conventions and instruments.
The notables, who graced the final, were Maj Gen (r) Jayanath Kotugadage (High Commissioner) of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Sardar Tariq Mehmood Khan (President-AFL Pakistan), Raja Nazeemul-Amin (SVP AFLPakistan), Mirza Jahangir (President AFL Punjab) and women team of AFL Pakistan.
Many countries claim to be the friends of humanity, but real friend is Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka , what Sri Lanka is doing for the mankind is unprecedented.
SSLSD, along with the Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Qatar, participated in the parade, and with the other nationalities, stood together for Qatar.
Al Mantheri was also received by Karu Jayasuriya, the Speaker of the Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
Samaratunge, Secretary to the Ministry of Finance and Mass Media on behalf of the Government of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Mr.
Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah visited Sri Lanka and called on President of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, State Minister of Defense, Dinendra Ruwan Wijewardene and top military leadership including Chief of Defense Staff Sri Lankan Armed Forces and three Services' Chiefs in separate meetings.
After gaining political independence in 1972, Ceylon renamed itself the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, whilst retaining the generic origin denomination of Ceylon Tea for its famous teas.

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