Sunday, May 24, 2009

In the Bay of Bengal: Policing a must to contain terrorism

(SO)Lack of proper policing of the Bay of Bengal contributed towards building up a terrorist network in Sri Lanka.

The Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga who was the chief guest on the second day of the seminar of the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) hosted by the Sri Lankan Navy said that Sri Lanka's terrorism was nurtured by lack of policing of the Bay of Bengal. "Those who are conversant of what was happening in the Bay of Bengal will bear testimony to this fact," he said. Full text Share on Facebook