|Friday, 16 May 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
LTTE seeks mechanism to administer N-E funds : Petersen meets Prabhakaran
by Ranil Wijayapala and Ranga Jayasuriya
Norwegian Foreign Minister Jan Petersen and his deputy Vidar Helgesen
yesterday met LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran to coax the Tigers back
into negotiations, a day after Japan's deadline to confirm LTTE
participation at the Tokyo aid parley expired.
Three Lankans injured in Saudi explosion
by Mohammed Rasooldeen in Riyadh
Three Sri Lankans were injured in the bomb explosion which rocked
Riyadh on Monday.