Monday, May 25, 2009

Moon and Sri Lanka

(TI)The UN Secretary General has visited Sri Lanka and has seen Manik Farm in the arid district of Vavuniya where most of the IDP' are held. He is requesting unlimited access to these camps for the international humanitarian agencies. We are all agreed that these civilians need to be screened quickly and those separated from their families re-united as quickly as possible. I am extremely suspicious of the motives of these 'so called' international agencies who are keen to get into the camps-given that they showed some sympathy to the LTTE and these are the self same agencies who sang the chorus of "A catastrophe would unfold if the fighting did not cease" and demanded unlimited access to the safe-zone. Full text