The Maritime Conference “Galle Dialogue 2010” draws to a successful end.
The Sri Lanka Navy organized the conference on the initiatives of the Defence Secretary. Its theme was “Charting the Course for Sustainable Maritime Security Cooperation”. Defence Secretary Gothabaya Rajapaksa delivered the inaugural address. The welcome remarks were made by Navy Commander Vice Admiral Thisara Samarasinghe. President’s Secretary Lalith Weeratunge launched the Galle Dialogue website. Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris was a participant. Agreement was reached to make the Galle Dialogue an annual event.