Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Ranil might have gone nuclear if he was prime minister – JHU

by Ifham Nizam

(the island)Had opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe continued as the Prime Minister for two more years, LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran would have had Eelam on a platter to make nuclear bombs, a senior member of the Jathika Hela Urumaya said at a press conference in Colombo.

JHU strongman, Environment and Natural Resources Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said there was evidence to show that with the assistance of the Nordic countries, he was on the task for going nuclear. "If that had happened even India could not have prevented them," he said. Full Text