Attack on SL Mission in the Netherlands:
Lanka calls complete investigation
Sri Lanka yesterday called for a complete investigation into the
attack on its mission in the Netherlands by a group of LTTE sympathisers
in the wee hours of yesterday and expressed hope that perpetrators be
brought to book immediately. .
According to a Foreign Ministry spokesman, the window panes of the
Embassy have been damaged by this group after their attempt to enter the
embassy premises failed. The attackers have managed to flee the area
after police rushed to the scene.
He said the officials of the Sri Lankan mission has condemned the
attack and requested the Dutch Foreign Ministry to beef up the security
and ensure the safety of the mission staff.
The Dutch police started recording statements from the eyewitnesses
and fingerprints have already been taken.