French officials meet Army Commander
The Commanding Officer of the combined French Forces in the Indian
Ocean Zone Vice Admiral Jerad Challin and French Ambassador in Sri Lanka
Michael Lumax called on Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka at the
Army Headquarters yesterday.
They expressed appreciation on the Army Commander's dedicated
commitment in the humanitarian operation Government launched in North
They also congratulated him on his elevation to the new post. They
exchanged views on mutual matters and on the current security situation
in Sri Lanka. The French Commanding Officer also presented a memento to
Army Commander Sarath Fonseka.