The leader of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, in his Heroes’ Day
speech, has warned of an end to the cease-fire and of the ‘Tigers’
renewing their demand for independence.
Protests at the murder of prominent Tamil MP, Nadarajah Raviraj,
continue to pour in to embassies around the world and directly to the
office of the president of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapakse.
High profile assassination demands massive response
Thousands march in Colombo; embassies picketed around the globe
The description of Sri Lanka as ‘tear-shaped’ has never been more apt
than it is today.