Archive for October 26th, 2009

RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTER SAYS SRI LANKA WAS QUITE CAPABLE TO FACE ANY INTERNATIONAL PRESSURE ON ALLEGED WAR CRIMES

Monday, October 26th, 2009

By Walter Jayawardhana Sri Lanka was quite capable to face ay international pressure on alleged war crimes or any other problems said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei V. Lavrov addressing a press conference at the Foreign Ministry in Colombo. “This is because the country had a proper judicial system and the Russian government had always supported […]

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“I SAID THERE COULD BE TERRORISTS ON THE ASYLUM SEEKER BOATS AND NOW I AM VINDICATED” SAYS WILSON TUCKEY

Monday, October 26th, 2009

By Walter Jayawardhana Liberal Party back bencher Wilson Tuckey in Australia said he has been vindicated by the admission of a senior Tamil person in Australia there could be terrorists on the asylum seeker boats. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation published the following report quoting Tuckey . “Liberal backbencher Wilson Tuckey says a senior figure within […]

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LAWYERS FOR SRI LANKAN VICTIMS OF TERRORISM WHO ARE SUING RAJ RAJARATNAM AND HIS FATHER SAY THEY ARE HAVING A VERY GOOD CASE

Monday, October 26th, 2009

By Walter Jayawardhana The American Lawyer magazine’s Litigation Daily website recently published an interview on the case in which Sri Lankan victims of terrorism sued alleged share market swindler Raj Rajaratnam for unspecified damages charging him and his father for donating millions to the terrorist group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. Michael Elsner of the […]

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OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPMENT AND RESETTLEMENT ISSUES OF THE NORTH AND THE EAST

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Speaker: Lt. Col (Retd). Anil Amarasekara (Presentation given at the Annual sessions of the Organization of Professional Associations on Saturday the 10th of October 2009) My topic today is development and resettlement issues in the North and the East. When I take development and resettlement I should actually divide these into separate areas. Let me […]

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Multi-ethnic Re-colonization of North-East, the Only Solution – 2: Remedying the Double Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing Done by Tamil Elamists

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Kumar Moses Sri Lankans of all races love to live in multiethnic communities. As Tamils live in the South, Sinhalas and Muslims were living in the North until a few decades ago. Their numbers were small but sizable. This was before communal politics hijacked Northern politics. It was very unfortunate. Never would this have happened […]

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Sri Lanka:” consider sanctions”, you said

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . Canada October 25, 2009 Senator Bob Brown Leader of the Green Party Australia.  Dear Bob Brown: “The Leader of Australia’s Green Party has urged the government to consider sanctions against Sri Lanka amid concerns about the treatment of the country’s Tamil population.”  This statement by […]

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Crash of Green principles- My letter to Senator Bob Brown, head of Greens Movement in Australia

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Ranjit Rupesinghe, Brisbane, Australia Attention: Senator Bob Brown For thirty long and painful years little Sri Lanka was crying out to the world for a helping hand in combating the evil of LTTE terriorism that had a vice like grip on that beautiful land. No one took notice and if some powerful western countries did, […]