20th January 2018

Sri Lanka does not want punish offenders who committed war crimes says Wigneswaran

20th January 2018 // 0 Comments

The Sri Lankan government “do not want to punish the offenders who committed war crimes – including torture, rape, plunder and acted brutally, calling them heroes instead” the chief minister of the Northern province, C V Wigneswaran told the Huffington Post in an interview this week.  Asked for his opinion on Colombo’s seeming lack of seriousness in implementing a credible transitional justice program, Mr Wigneswaran said, “Do you think the government would ever be serious in furthering the transitional justice process? They are good at talking. They will go on talking and the world community and Tamils would be fooled again and again.” “Reform in the sense of transitional justice could only be obtained by pressure from the international community,” he added. Mr Wigneswaran also […]

Astonishing footage of machete gang rampaging through house in Ilford as mother pleads ‘don’t kill my son’

20th January 2018 // 0 Comments

Astonishing footage of machete gang rampaging through house in Ilford Anyone with information can contact Dc Lam on 07785 439725, East Area CID on 0208 345 4329, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111. This is the moment a terrified mother pleads for her child’s life as masked machete-wielding thugs ransack their home. The woman, 39, begged the five-strong gang to spare her eldest son as he was dragged from room to room at knifepoint. Moments earlier one of the gang had pressed a blade to her neck and demanded passwords to disable trackers on smartphones and tablets, threatening: “We will kill her.” CCTV at their home in Ilford captured a man in a balaclava and goggles breaking through the front door before signalling the others to follow. The […]