Delegations comprising of the Commandant, Deputy Commandant, Chief instructors, Brigadier Coordinating, Directing Staff and Student Officers of DSCSC 11 visited China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippine, Rwanda, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Vietnam from 10 August to 21August 2017.
The Philippine delegation headed by Maj Gen J R Kulatunga RSP ndc psc, Commandant DSCSC visited the General Headquarters (GHQ), Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Armed Forces of the Philippines Education, Training and Doctrines Command (AFPETDC), National Security Council (NSC), Corregidor Island, Ambassador’ s Official Residence, Department foreign Affairs (DFA), Headquarters Philippine Navy (HPN), Naval Museum, Headquarters Philippine Air Force (HPAF), AFP Museum, National Defence College of the Philippines (NDCP), Arms Corporation of the Philippines (ARMSCOR), Headquarters Philippine Army (HPA), Headquarters Philippine Marine Corps (HPMC), Asian Development Bank (ADB), Antipolo City, Rizal and SM MOA in Philippine.
Maj Gen A M R Dharmasiri ndu psc, Deputy Commandant DSCSC proceeded for China with a delegation of 16 members and visited OIMC, Gomg Zhu Fen, 3rd Garrison Division of Beijing, Gome Electrical Appliances Ma Dian, Shanghai Institute of International Studies, Shanghai Garrison Command, Ambassador and Staff, Travel Agent translator and staff and miscellaneous.
United Arab Emirates delegation headed by Brigadier P R Wanigasooriya USP ndu psc Chief Instructor Army Wing visited most important strategically places in Dubai and Abudabi with the members.
Cmde D N S C Kalubowila RWP & Bar RSP & Bar USP psn MMaritimepol MSc (DS) Mgt Chief Instructor Navy Wing and Air Cdre D K Wanigasooriya RWP RSP USP psc Chief Instructor of Air Wing visited Vietnam and Indonesia respectively.
The Visit is a part of the course curriculum, and provided a deeper insight into the function of Armed forces of those countries and training, grooming and career development of Military officers. Further how well the armed forces have won the hearts and minds of the general public in respective countries. Further it was well demonstrated long time brotherhood and hospitality of countries to wards Sri Lanka.