Maritime Doctrine of Sri Lanka

MARITIME DOCTRINE OF SRI LANKA (MDSL)

The Maritime Doctrine of Sri Lanka (MDSL) is the Sri Lanka Navy’s (SLN) capstone publication. It is a guide to understanding the unique nature of the SLN’s maritime power and the way in which it can be applied in pursuit of the national interests. MDSL shapes the broad contours of employment of maritime power and how the Navy goes about nurturing a stable environment at sea.