Eelam Tamils gathered in Sydney on Friday to commemorate the
|Senator Lee Rhiannon|
An event at the Bahai centre saw various speakers, including Meena Krishnamoorthy, a survivor of the massacre, and Senator Lee Rhiannon from the Green Party of Australia.
Seran Sribalan, Tamil youth activist from Australia told TamilNet:
“Throughout the history of Tamil Eelam struggle, we have seen different types of problems and atrocities. But the Tamil resistance was able to overcome it. Similarly with Mu’l’livaaykkaal. While the occasion tells the world about the genocide of our people, it also reminds us that we will continue to fight till Tamil Eelam is won.”
The Tamil Youth Organisation Australia held an awareness raising event in central Sydney named ‘G for Genocide’.
Members of the TYO handed out leaflets to the public and explained to many the details of the genocide being committed by Sri Lanka.