Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Britain sold weapons to help Sri Lankan army defeat Tamil Tigers

(TOL)Britain and other EU countries sold military equipment worth millions of pounds to the Sri Lankan Government in the last three years of its bloody civil war with the Tamil Tigers, The Times has learnt.

Britain approved commercial sales of more than £13.6 million of equipment including armoured vehicles, machinegun components and semiautomatic pistols, according to official records. Full text

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