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WikiLeaks:Balasingham said to be "Obsessed" with the U.S.

By Colombo Telegraph –

“Despite the lack of direct contact, the LTTE seems to maintain a deep interest in the U.S. Based on his recent meeting with Balasingham at the September peace talks in Thailand, Milinda Moragoda reported that the Tiger spokesman peppered him with questions on where the U.S. 550 more words


Buddhism betrayed and the Norwegian peace process

By Suren Raghavan –

Even after two decades of its publication, the seminal work of Professor Tambiah is more misunderstood than anything Sinhala nationalists did not even bother to see the ‘?’ that was in the title of this unmatched research debate but declared it as an ‘!’ by Tambiah. 714 more words

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Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka –

Taken as a whole, the Norwegian study is a valuable and welcome addition to the growing literature on the war and our times. 1,928 more words

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“Problem Solved” Gota Is The “Hero”

By Uvindu Kurukulasuriya –

The triumvirate comprising President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Defence Secretary Gotabhaya and Army Chief Fonseka was hailed for providing political, administrative and military leadership respectively in the triumphant war against the LTTE. 762 more words

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Solheim says LTTE chief Prabhakaran was an 'absolute amateur' in international politics – Watch full video

By  M.R. Narayan Swamy – Oslo, Nov 13 (IANS)

Indian officials met in ‘secret’ with the LTTE ahead of Sri Lanka’s 2002 truce although New Delhi considered the Tamil Tigers a terrorist group, Norwegian cabinet minister Erik Solheim has revealed. 583 more words