Sunday, May 31, 2009

American and British hypocrisy on civilian casualties and war crimes

(TI)Over the last three to four months the American and the British governments have been at the forefront of calling for action against the government of Sri Lanka for civilian casualties in the final offensive against the LTTE deeming them as "war crimes". On top of that, day after day the BBC, CNN and Al Jazzera TV networks and various other UN officials and NGO’s have been castigating our country, our president and the armed forces for having defeated the most ruthless terrorist organisation since the end of the second world war. Full text