The Sri Lankan government is seriously concerned over a
rapid LTTE build-up in Malaysia, now believed to be the major gathering
point for top operatives.
Sri Lanka also believes that Tharmalingam Shanmughan alias Kumaran Pathmanathan also known as KP had has set up base there after quitting Thailand.
Authoritative defence and diplomatic sources told ‘The Island’ that a Colombo-based diplomat had been recently spotted in Thailand where he allegedly met with...
More people arrive in government-held areas. Army headquarters said that over 41,000 persons had reached Vavuniya, Mannar and Jaffna districts since January this year. Pic courtesy Defence.lk
Lanka agrees for UN raising
US$ 155 for IDPs, promises to keep eye
on INGO spending
Human Rights Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe Saturday assured that INGOs including UN agencies wouldn’t be allowed a free hand as far as the funding..
Gota says progress slow but
Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday said that the army was engaged in close quarter combat with the LTTE on the eastern flank. "We are making significant progress although the civilian presence will cause...