Sunday, May 24, 2009

In with a bang, out with a whimper

  • Tiruvenkandan Velupillai Prabhakaran (1954-2009)
(LB)Circumstances surrounding the death of Velupillai Prabhakaran are no doubt rather mysterious. Nobody knows exactly what happened.
But, it’s clear that whichever way it’s cut, what happened last week is almost surreal to the Tamil diaspora and diehard Prabhakaran loyalists, such as are still in existence.

Nobody expected Sri Lankan army soldiers to be inspecting Prabhakaran’s body while it was laid out by the side of a lagoon. Full text Share on Facebook