|Saturday, 7 February 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Don't be misled by PM's somersault
Political sources close to the UNF told the Daily News last night that
according to latest reports emanating from Temple Trees, Prime Minister
Ranil Wickremesinghe having seen the writing on the wall, that the UNF
will receive a crushing defeat if there is a general election at this
moment in time.
PM would have given Eelam to Prabhakaran, but for President - Mahinda Rajapakse
Maharagama special correspondent
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe would have permanently given Eelam
status to LTTE leader V. Prabhakaran if President Chandrika Bandaranaike
Kumaratunga had not taken over the Defence Ministry, said Opposition
Leader Mahinda Rajapakse.