Archive for May 4th, 2011

Battle of the Two Presidents

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Prof. Hudson McLean Battle of the Two Presidents & the Terrorist Heads! For thirty odd years Sri Lanka was under a cloud of Terrorism created by the Tamil Tiger LTTE led by Velupillai Prabhakaran, supported by the affluent Tamil Diaspora living in foreign countries. It took one term for President Mahinda Rajapaksa to blow the […]

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Beginning of Another War – May 2,2011

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Ira de Silva London, Canada The Editor The Island Colombo, Sri Lanka   Dear Sir:   Your editorial is titled “Beginning of Another War” – however this “war” has been going on since May 2009 with those who supported the LTTE getting together to avenge defeat/death of Prabhakaran and some of the LTTE leadership. It is a […]