Sri Lanka

January 2010
Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p402
The article presents the defence profile of Sri Lanka. President Mahinda Rajapakse is the country's Head of State and in charge of the Defence Ministry. The ministry consists 135,000 military personnel with 28,000 Police as paramilitary forces. The budget allocated for the Defence Ministry is worth 1.6 billion U.S. dollars.


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