Monthly Archive: July 2012
French tanker saves 28 Lankans from watery grave Australian media given access to rescued people on-board warship
A French Tanker, MT Famenne, rescued 28 Sri Lankans, including four women and a five-year-old child from a watery grave on the high seas in the wake of a spat between Navy Commander Vice Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake and Australian High Commissioner Robyn Mudie, as regards Sri Lanka’s alleged failure to prevent the launch of trawlers carrying those seeking political asylum Down Under.
The 01st phase of the housing project for displaced families at Mullikulum was ceremonially launched by Commander North-western Naval Area Rear Admiral PADR Perera on 25th July 2012 with the religious blessings of Buddhist and Catholic faith.
‘WHAT HAPPENED IN THE HISTORY OF JAFFNA’ CONTINUED Blaming the Sinhalese for the “insane fury” of Jaffna
A closer look into what happened in the history of Jaffna will reveal that dark, demonic and destructive forces presided over its hidden past.Tragically, these dark forces have not evaporated. They still cloud the skies of Jaffna casting long shadows ominously across its future.