Sri Lanka’s state is embarking on a slow pogrom
So much for international commitment to peace.
A Japanese ban will have the same effect as the others
Elaborate theatre to appease international demands
A lasting political solution means regional peace
Nothing has changed since the ‘War for Peace’ ended.
International silence is emboldening Sri Lanka’s military.
Sooner or later, there will be a return to open war.
The international monitors have set a dangerous precedent.
Canada’s banning of the LTTE will embolden the Sinhala hawks and bring war closer.