Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to the Philippines pays a courtesy call on President of the National Defense College of the Philippines BGEN Archimedes H. Viaje, AFP (Ret)

Ambassador Shobini Gunasekera paid a courtesy call on BGEN Archimedes H. Viaje, AFP (Ret), PHD, MNSA, President of the National Defense College of the Philippines (NDCP), on 15th January 2020.

Discussions centered on emerging trends and challenges in the security situation in Asia. Perspectives were shared on effective border control for mitigating various forms of trafficking, challenges and opportunities in the maritime domain and seeking more partnerships (i.e. scholarships) for deepening defence cooperation.