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Jagath Jayasuriya

Sri Lankan general


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From Wikipedia

General Jagath Jayasuriya, VSV, USP, ndc, psc is a Sri Lanka Army general, and a former Chief of Defence Staff of the Sri Lankan military and Commander of the Sri Lankan Army. During the closing stages of the Sri Lankan Civil War, he served as the Commander Security Forces Headquarters - Wanni with overall command of SLA offensives in the Wanni region during the 2008 - 2009 period. He was also the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Suriname from June 2014 to August 2017.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Naval Postgraduate School

Military university in Monterey, California, USA

University of Madras

Public university in India