Wednesday, June 3, 2009

“I’m a professional soldier. No politics”

(LB)Army Commander General Sarath Fonseka Perhaps the most lucrative positions in Sri Lanka today, are those of politicians. Any person who rides a wave of popularity will, no doubt, turn that popularity to advantage, and not hesitate to enter politics. But, we found a person, an officer and a gentleman, who refuses to take the massive wave of popularity he currently rides, to entertain any political ambitions. He is none other than the Army Commander, the newly promoted General Sarath Fonseka. Full text