A four-member defence delegation headed by Mr. KapilaWaidyaratne, Secretary, Ministry of Defence visited Russia from 31 August-04 September 2018.

Delegation headed by Mr. R.M.S. Sarath Kumara, Additional Secretary (Defence), Ministry of Defence participated at the VI Moscow Conference on International Security which was held from 26 to 27 April 2017.

Ambassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe hosted a reception at his official residence to bid farewell to Defense Attaché of the Embassy Air Commodore Ravindra Liyanagame on 12th May, 2016. More than 50 Russian and foreign guests attended this reception.

Ambassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe hosted get-together in honor of visiting Sri Lanka delegation to the Russian Federation at the Ambassador's residence on 17th May, 2016.

Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation hosted V Conference on International Security. The Conference was held in Moscow on April 27-28, 2016.