Sunday, May 24, 2009

US satellites spied on Sri Lanka during war

(TI)It has been revealed that the US military used satellites to spy on Sri Lanka during the final stages of its battle against the LTTE.

This revelation comes close on the heels of a controversy over satellite images on Sri Lanka’s war zone obtained by the UN and leaked to the media. India, too, deployed aircraft fitted with sophisticated equipment to monitor the battlefield while the war was raging. Full text Share on Facebook