Foreign Office admits to destroying hundreds of files from the start of Tamil uprising in Sri Lanka

Foreign Office admits to destroying hundreds of files from the start of Tamil uprising in Sri Lanka. Activists warn the true nature of the Thatcher government’s collusion with Sri Lanka may never be known Foreign Office has been accused of ‘shredding history’ ’S Foreign Office is being accused of “shredding history” after it admitted to…

Shavendra Silva – ‘The most wanted man in Sri Lanka’

The head of Sri Lanka’s notorious 58 Division, an army unit that committed grave violations of international law during a military offensive that killed tens of thousands of Tamils, has been named as the army’s new Chief of Staff. Shavendra Silva assumed office this week after a controversial appointment to second-in-command of the army, a…

LTTE leader Prabhakaran’s father Thiruvengadam Velupillai

LTTE leader Pirapaharan’s father passes away in SLA custody [TamilNet, Thursday, 07 January 2010, 12:39 GMT] Thiruvengdam Velupillai, the father of LTTE leader Mr. V. Pirapaharan, passed away following a brief illness in Panagoda Sri Lanka Army camp Wednesday night, Sri Lankan military officials in Colombo said. The headquarters of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil…