Monthly Archive: October 2019


Addressing accountability ‘properly’

by Neville Ladduwahetty   A report in The Island of October 18, 2019 titled “SL would be subjected to ‘Universal jurisdiction’ unless allegations were probed”, cites Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera as having “warned of dire consequences unless accountability allegations leveled against Lankan military were properly investigated”.   The issue is...


Bible and Tamil muni predicted the end of Elam

By H. L. D. Mahindapala Having lost their most powerful bargaining chip at Nandikadal, the Tamil leadership, lured by Ranil Wickremesinghe, embraced Gen Sarath Fonseka, the much-decorated head of the Army who, along with the heads of Navy and the Air force, inflicted the most humiliating defeat on the Tamils....