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DateLine Sunday, 8 April 2007





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Sri Lankan Tamil to stand alone in US trial

The Tamil Tigers, another name for the LTTE have been listed as a foreign terrorist organisation by the United States since 1997.US attorney Rod Rosenstein said the Singaporean arms Agent, Haniffa Bin Osman had pleaded guilty Thursday April 5 to the charges of conspiracy to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organisation and to money laundering.

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Bogus assumptions, failed attempts leave Tigers in jitters


Wide publicity given by the LTTE to the failed air attack on the Katunayake air base has also created friction within Tiger terrorists. Reports from Wanni said Sea Tiger leader Soosai had taken it too personally. According to intelligence sources, Soosai have had a crucial meeting with other Sea Tiger leaders in Puthukuduiruppu in Mullaitivu on March 31. Soosai has stressed that they too should do something significant to boost the image of the Sea Tigers.

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'Operation USA' - A silent fund-raiser

A spokesman who surfaced from a sea of placards of slogans ("Operation scam USA", "TRO terror operations", Down with LTTE terrorism etc.) mentioned that the TRO was removed from the list of charitable organisations in UK by the British Charitable Commission, the country's regulatory body for charitable institutions, for failure to provide any explanations as to the provenance of some of the funds received from US and Canada.

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