How SL Brigadier’s ‘throat slitting motion to Tamils’ was exposed in London

http://lankanewsweb.net/featured/item/8050-persona-non-grata-behind-the-dramapersona-non-grata-behind-the-dramaBy Westminster Insider At 22:44Z or Zulu Time (Time Zone: UTC, longitude: zero degrees/Prime Meridian) on the 4th of February a brilliant young doctor Thusiyan Nandakumar, the Tamil Guardian editor forwarded the infamous video clip of Sri Lanka’s now ex defence attaché, gesturing a throat slitting motion to protestors outside the Sri Lankan High Commission […]

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As UN Human Rights Council meets in Geneva TGTE calls for Justice for Victims of Sri Lankan War Crimes

The TGTE will issue in the next few days a mid-term report card on the Sri Lankan government’s commitments made to the UNHRC GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, February 26, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) wishes the 37th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), currently underway in Geneva, a resounding success. […]

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Thousands rally over mounting debt in northern Sri Lanka

Protesters in Jaffna slam government for inaction against microfinance companies that charge exorbitant interest rates Months after Sri Lanka’s Central Bank vowed action on mounting household debt in the war-affected north, thousands gathered in Jaffna on Tuesday, protesting against the government’s inaction. ‘Our home and country are indebted, what is the solution?; ‘Stop loans, give […]

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Sambanthan Speaks For Muslims, Condemns Violence Against Muslims In Ampara

R. Sampanthan, the Leader of the Opposition and the Leader Tamil National Alliance has condemned the violence against the Muslim community in Ampara. We publish below the Sampanthan’s statement in full: Rajavayothi Sampanthan “I strongly condemn the attacks carried out against the Muslim community in Ampara. Any form of violence is not acceptable and I urge those who […]

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