Monday, June 1, 2009

LTTE fired at civilians-claims IDPs

Image( organizations calling for investigations on human rights violations act in sheer desperation, Media Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeyawardene said yesterday (May 31).The minister dismissed demands for independent investigations into SL armed forces behaviour in the final round of battle against LTTE separatists.

Refuting allegations from international bodies on charges of civilian casualties,the minister noted there was immense proof that LTTE separatists fired from behind at the civilians and it was confirmed by war refugees housed in IDP welfare centers said. Full text