The unsuccessful struggle
The Indian troops had driven the Tigers to the
Wanni and had surrounded them. It was a matter of weeks before the
Tigers would have been eliminated. At this stage when the Tigers
realised that their fate was sealed, they contacted President R.
Premadasa who had by that time, succeeded J. R. Jayewardene.
Eastern elections end of the road for LTTE in the East
Eastís embrace of democracy a thorn in the side
The events unfolding in the country in every
sphere are giving a hard time for the LTTE. For the first time in
the history they are facing the most complex and difficult
circumstances in the three decade long history of the conflict
compelled to face simultaneously the military thrust