Friday, May 15, 2009

Security Council members agree Sri Lanka's right to combat terrorism

( of the United Nations Security Council, have strongly condemned the LTTE for its acts of terrorism over many years, and for its continued use of civilians as human shields and acknowledged the legitimate right of the Government of Sri Lanka to combat terrorism.

They have demanded that the LTTE lay down arms and allow tens of thousands of civilians still in the conflict zone to leave. Full text