SLFP-UNP agreement: Mahinda, Ranil meet this week
Throwback to Old Donoughmore Committees
Crucial summit talks between the leaders of Sri
Lanka's two main political parties, the UNP and SLFP will take place
early this week to finalise the modalities between the two parties
to address identified key national issues.
Tigers lose a whopping 84 in the East
At least 84 LTTE cadres were killed in an
abortive attack on the forward defence lines in Kajuwatta,
Batticaloa early yesterday when the army retaliated.
ICRC refused to go to Vakarai - Military spokesman
Military Spokesman Brigadier Prasad Samarasinghe
said last night that the ICRC had so far refused to go to Vakarai
despite a request by the security forces to facilitate the transfer
of nine bodies of the soldiers who were killed in the Friday battle