Archive for April, 2011

HORAGE AMMAGEN PENA AHANAWA WAGE

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Malin Abeyatunge According to the news item titled ”  Diplomats, NGO talk on report (Daily Mirror- 30/4/2011) quote“Butenis has invited Diplomats, representatives of diplomatic missions and Non-Governmental Organization representatives in Colombo met at the United States Ambassador’s residence to discuss the United Nations Secretary General’s Panel Report”unquote. The subject news item brought me utter frustration […]

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Christian clergymen and laymen– healing or opening wounds?

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

By Mario Perera, Kadawata A group calling themselves “ƒ”¹…”Christian clergy and laymen’ have signed a statement in which they say “We call on all Sri Lankans and particularly religious leaders and the government to take into serious consideration the stories of our brothers and sisters contained in the (Ban-ki Moon) report, along with its conclusions […]

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Bishops kill peace in Sri Lanka

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

H. L. D. Mahindapala The report of a handful Christians demanding the release of the report of Ban Ki-Moon’s Advisory Panel of Experts (APE) “”…” a political move led by Bishop Kumara Illangasinghe (BISKILL) — begins quite appropriately by saying that Jesus was killed “by the rulers of that time, with complicity of high priests […]

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US-Tamil Separatist Nexus More Sinister than It Seems

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Dilrook Kannangara Common misfortune makes strange bedfellows. Faced with defeat after defeat, USA is looking for avenues to maintain and strengthen its global dominance. After the defeat in Vietnam in the 1970s, US officials fancied terrorist groups. It experimented with a few, Mujahideen being the most prominent. Mujahid terrorists were supplied with all sorts of […]

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Hashan Tillekeratne’s Accusations In True Perspective As Dangerous and Self Incriminating.

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Top Spin By Suni April 29th 2011 There are some who carrry their post performance days in International sports in dignity, decorum and grace and then there are others with pent up frustrations and politically motivated malice who turn up in their true colours casting aside every bit of class and decorum they acquired as part […]

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Biased UN Panel Report – Western Influence. What is at stake for Sri Lanka?

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Shenali Waduge So the UN Panel Report, commissioned arbitrarily by the UN Secretary General has been made public. The next question is what lies next for Sri Lanka & how best would Sri Lanka need to react & how far are Sri Lankans likely to be affected? Whatever decisions are taken in the forthcoming weeks […]

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ලෝක කුසලාන ක්‍රිකට් තරඟා- වලිය හා අප ලද මහා ජයග්‍රහණය!

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

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Moon bludgeoned by complicity with pariah panelists’ accountability hoax

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

By Philip Fernando, former Deputy Editor Sunday Observer Three pariah panelists extraneous to the UN chain of command failed miserably to resurrect the morally bankrupt Tiger claims of forged atrocities allegedly occurring during last days of the terror war.  They weaved a warped accountability hoax based on fiction. Ban Ki-Moon got clobbered and corrupted due […]

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Actions speak louder than words

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Dr. Tilak S Fernando Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm – Robert Louis Stevenson. Several e-mails I received following the recent Japanese turmoil carried pictures of the disaster zones. A particular story of a 9-year-old boy, […]

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Ban Ki Moon, who seems to have acted beyond powers vested in him as Secretarry General of UNO, should show cause before the Security Council or be impeached.

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

By Charles.S.Perera Ban Ki Moon the Secretary General of the United Nations Organization had appointed an advisory panel to  investigate and advise him if there had been violation of human rights by the Armed Forces of the Sri Lanka Government  in the “elimination” of terrorists, paying from his special  Fund.   After the advisory panel […]

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US military interventions & accountability for civilian deaths

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

Shenali Waduge People outside a war terrain will never understand what a battle is like. Soldiers do not memorize the international protocols nor do they have time to remember any of the clauses in them while trying to take on the enemy. Yet, in the case of the US most of the troops it has […]

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Ban Ki Moon In Perspective. Does He have A Right To Persist In An Investigative Panel Given All His Transparencies?

Monday, April 25th, 2011

LankaWeb Weekly Editorial April 24th. 2011 There are ,many pointers towards what the world needs to know about the present United Nations’ Secretary General  Ban Ki- Moon portrayed by sources who  reportedly know the man, his true direction and his modus operandi as someone whom they believe is egocentric, self opinionated and easily influenced due to a lack […]

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WHITHER RECONCILIATION WITH TAMILS?

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Malin Abeyatunge Whither reconciliations with Tamils when Tamil National Alliance being the main Tamil political party for reconciliation acts in a non-national manner and attitude? Sinhalese majority will not be surprised by TNA statement welcoming the crap report by three stooges to Ban-ki-Moon. It was a foregone conclusion of TNA just like the panel report. […]

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Canadian Srilankan community rejoices together in their cultural gathering showing Solidarity behind Government of Srilanka at a critical time of UN Panel report.

Monday, April 25th, 2011

By Lenin Benedict-Toronto 24 April 2011 The Tamil and Sinhala New year celebration was celebrated by the Canadian Democratic Tamil Cultural Association in Toronto at Agincourt Collegiate in a grand manner at a critical time when the UN Panel report has been published. The overwhelming Canadian Srilankans came to this function to show the world, […]

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A Dying Art of one time Gentlemen’s Game

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Piyal Samarakone – Dubai We may witness the disappearance of the Test Cricket with in our life time which was first played in 1877 as international sporting event and after well over a century known as Englishmen’s sport with more than 10 recognized top-level playing nations embraced into the game today face the same fate […]

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Magicians who make Governments of third world countries terrorists, and terrorists of these countries Governments.

Monday, April 25th, 2011

By Charles.S.Perera   In Libya to day the Colonel Gaddafi  the Leader of the Sovereign State of  Libya is being  hunted by America, France and  UK ,as a vulgar terrorists  accusing him of dropping cluster bombs to kill his people . And unheard of  Libyan expatriates had been assembled in a hurry by Nicolas Sarkozy […]

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UN Panel Report Speculative With No Tangible Evidence ~ The Inspiration For Which Has A Clear Ring Of Tamil Tiger Sympathies Denying A Nation’s Right To Defend Sovereignity Against Ruthless Terrorists!

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Insight By Sunil Kumar April 26th. 2011 The report of the UN expert panel on war crimes in Sri Lanka based on the caption “Slain Tamil Tigers Wanted To Surrender” if one were to read it closely when it comes out in its entirety (as at the present only extracts are available) seems pure conjecture and  […]

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Report boomerangs: makes Moon a war criminal

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

H. L. D. Mahindapala  The chain of events that finally forced Ban Ki-Moon to get involved directly in the Sri Lankan conflict and appoint arbitrarily a three-man panel, without the authority of the UN, constitutes an intriguing saga in itself. Almost immediately after the war the West was maneuvering at the United Nations Human Rights […]

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The time has come to create a united force in Sri Lanka

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

Shenali Waduge The Ban-ki Moon appointed panel report will not be the first & certainly not the last attempt to crucify Sri Lanka by western forces just because Sri Lanka entered history books by becoming the ONLY nation to defeat a terrorist group militarily. Whether their wrath is against the Sri Lankan Government for deciding […]

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Sri Lankans Should Fear Hasty Political Solutions, not War Crimes

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

– Kumar Moses I’m pleasantly amused of all good hearted people trying hard to prove that Sri Lanka didn’t commit any war crimes. Good on them; but it is a given; Sri Lanka didn’t commit any war crimes. The UN knows it, the UN Security Council knows and even the Moon’s panel knows it. Then […]

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UNSG’s panel has come up with their report. This report lacks basic ingredients of a balanced and honest examination of material presented to it as evidence. There are number of reasons for this grave deficiency that makes its conclusions invalid.

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Dilrook Kannangara Grave deficiencies in the evidence gathering process and the composition  A. The UN panel consisted of a person prejudiced against Sri Lanka The UNSG’s panel’s report is not independent. Marzuki Darusman, a panel member participated in an investigation about the deaths of a number of ACF workers. He came up with an absurd […]

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Darusman, Ratner, Sooka Report on SriLanka

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Asoka Weerasinghe (Mr.) Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1 . Canada 23 April 2011 Bank ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United  Nations New York, NY, US. Dear Ban Ki-Moon: When you are reduced to being a puppet by your Western pay-masters, and  being ordered to go on the war path to hurt […]

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Are There Any Benefits from Devotional Faith?

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Confidence in the Triple Gem; Buddha, Dhamma, and Sangha is not the same as developing blind-faith based on hearsay. Confidence is derived from the devotee’s reasoned conviction based on understanding of the Buddha’s teachings, the Dhamma, which presents us the pathway to Enlightenment. This emphasizes that along with confidence, development of the wisdom is paramount.

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The flip side of the Ban-ki Report

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

  Shenali Waduge    Whether the UN releases the full report or decides to make amendments to it, what has resulted is nothing that the UN or Western interests would have desired. Their strategies may have worked in countries like Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, Egypt & now Libya but these gameplans have not worked in Sri […]

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Cuckoo in the UN nest!

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Dr Bandula Kothalawala It seems that the mountain, after lengthy painful labour, has given birth to a tiny, shapeless, still-born mouse, albeit, to the apparent delight of a senile, spineless dad. Mr Ban Ki-Moon – putative father – and the hangers-on are desperately and shamelessly trying to swaddle the baby tightly in a UN garb […]

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Any time we are with Sri Lanka; Russian Ambassador

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Translation Mr Vladimir P. Mikhaylor, the Russian Ambassador in Sri Lanka states that,’ It is the responsibility of the United Nations Organization to support the government of Sri Lanka who have defeated the terrorism. Russia will strongly reject the report released by the UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon. He also says that, the report […]

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Tamils’ Refusal to Assimilate is a Threat to Hard-Won Peace

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

MahamahaRaja  It was not surprising that the Moon Panel’s report on the final stages of the conflict in Sri Lanka was little more than Tamil terrorist propagandising hooey. Despite not even being published yet, the Moon report was leaked to the media and it was seized upon by the usual suspects “”…” the anti-Sri Lanka […]

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The ‘Reconciliation Commission’ – to what end?

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

By Mario Perera, Kadawata  There are many words that sprout up and come into vogue in relatively short periods of time. The word “ƒ”¹…”Reconciliation’ itself is not in any sense new, just its being minted together with “ƒ”¹…”Commission’ for the pleasure of the few. Wars and conflicts have been part and parcel of human history. […]

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Bennism – The Joke of the Century

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Anuradhini Reading and understanding Ben Silva’s article “Religion and its effects” is a difficult task. Many regular readers and writers of Lanka Web have attempted to convince him in many ways, but he seems to have attained enlightenment on this subject, no matter what others say, will have no effect on his profound understanding of […]

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U.N.: Sri Lanka’s crushing of Tamil Tigers may have killed 40,000 civilians

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

ƒÆ’‚¯»¿ The Washington Post newspaper reported that Sri Lanka’s decisive 2008-09 military offensive against the country’s separatist Tamil Tigers may have resulted in the deaths of as many as 40,000 civilians, most of them victims of indiscriminate shelling by Sri Lankan forces, according to a U.N. panel established by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. The newspaper […]

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