SLMM says striving for talks breakthrough
The Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission yesterday said
they were working on various issues including the transport for
Eastern cadres to attend meetings in Wanni, to achieve a
breakthrough on the peace front.
Anton Balasingham's interview to Reuters misleading - Scopp
It may be noted that during the period 24th
February to 30th April, the LTTE killed 19 Navy personnel, 36 Army
soldiers, 6 Policemen, 4 Air force personnel, and not to mention the
outrageous suicide attack on the Army Commander which many analysts
have labelled as an "act of war".
Jaffna calm after curfew
Tension eased in Jaffna yesterday evening as the
curfew, imposed in the entire Jaffna peninsula as a precautionary
measure to prevent an outbreak of violence over the missing youth in
Chavakachcheri, was lifted at 4 pm.