Wednesday, January 7, 2009

'Prabhakaran's extradition call shows India's stand on LTTE'

(yahoo)Colombo, Jan 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka has said that neighbouring India 'clearly demonstrated' its stand on the island's war against the Tamil Tiger rebels in the north, by calling for the extradition of LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran, if captured alive.

The state-run Daily News said that general secretary of the ruling Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and Minister of Agriculture Development Maithiripala Sirisena made these remarks Tuesday, pointing out that the call for Prabhakaran's extradition was made by India's ruling Congress party, especially after the fall of Kilinochchi. Full Text