President Sirisena Drops Political Bombshell On India Saying LTTE Was Planning To Fly From Tamil Nadu And Bomb Targets In Colombo As War Neared End In May 2009.

President Sirisena Drops Political Bombshell On India Saying LTTE Was Planning To Fly From Tamil Nadu And Bomb Targets In Colombo As War Neared End In May 2009. Sri Lanka’s President Friday dropped a bombshell claiming that Tamil Tigers planned a flight from neighbouring Tamil Nadu to destroy targets in Colombo as the separatist war drew to an end. Maithripala Sirisena told Sri Lankan expatriates in New York that he was the senior most politician in the country in May 2009 directing security forces in the absence of all other…

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90,000 Northern families in shanties or homeless. What happened to Govt. promised housing?

90,000 Northern families in shanties or homeless. What happened to Govt. promised housing? By Jekhan Aruliah In October last year I had the privilege of participating in the blessing of a new water well in the Killinochchi District of the Northern Province. Its construction had been funded by the UK based charity Child Aid Lanka. The family on whose land the well is built, together with neighbours who also benefit from the new well’s water, had gathered to join in. We were all looking forward to the ceremony and snacks. It…

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Mahinda, PM, Gotha and Fonseka ran out of the country fearing a Tiger air raid – Maithiri

President Maithripala Sirisena, making a startling revelation, claimed that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, former Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne, former Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka and former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa were overseas during the final two weeks of the war against terrorism. Addressing the Sri Lankan community in New York, in the aftermath of his appearance at the United Nations General Assembly, as the acting Minister of Defence during the last two weeks of the war, President Sirisena noted that though many do not remember it, Mahinda Rajapaksa, Jayaratne, Gotabaya…

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President’s speech at UNGA far from the truth

By Sulochana Ramiah Mohan The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) said that President Maithripala Sirisena’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) yesterday (26), where he portrayed Sri Lanka as a picture of progress was in reality, however, far from the truth. President Sirisena at the UNGA urged the international community to consider the tremendous progress made by the Government towards reconciliation, the restoration of democratic freedoms, human rights and the rule of law, and look at Sri Lanka with a fresh perspective. He also said that he is…

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Victim of the Eliyakanda Torture Camp

Rohitha Munasinghe is the first to discover information on the Torture Camp of Eliyakanda. He was a victim of the Eliyakanda Torture Camp. Later he wrote a book titled ‘Eliyakanda Wadha Kandawura’. In 2003, Psychiatrist Dr. Neel Fernando appoints me a soldier for psychotherapy, who was guarded in the Eliyakanda Torture Camp. By the time, the soldier was suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Therefore, I made a study into the Eliyakanda Torture Camp and its psychodynamics. Another detainee from the Eliyakanda Torture Camp Ajith Parakum Jayasinghe had already talked…

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President Sirisena wants to continue to fool the Tamils so asks World leaders to ”Permit Sri Lankans to settle their own problems”

TNA Leader, as the Opposition Leader, should address every lie in the speech of President Maithiri without further delay President Sirisena calls on the world to prioritize addressing the issues of the poverty-stricken, while taking into consideration the ideas of youth, at 73rd UNGA Debate, 25 September 2018,  https://www.un.int/srilanka/news/president-sirisena-calls-world-prioritize-addressing-issues-poverty-stricken-while-taking-0 https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#sent/166150e7d9d5782d?compose=16618ed5065d7618   Permit Sri Lankans to settle their problems – Prez urges UN, 26 September 2018, http://www.island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=191824   No need of foreign interference; allow us to solve our problems-MS, 26 September 2018, http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/No-need-of-foreign-interference-allow-us-to-solve-our-problems-MS-156002.html President urges int’l community to look at Sri Lanka with a…

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