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Protest in Germany condemns destruction of Mullivaikkal memorial

Dozens of Tamils protested outside the Sri Lankan embassy in Berlin today, as they condemned the destruction of the Mullivaikkal memorial at the University of Jaffna.

As outrage continued across the globe at the destruction, German Tamils expressed solidarity with students at the University of Jaffna and demanded the memorial be rebuilt.

The protest comes as politicians from around the world condemned the destruction.

See photographs from the protest below.

 

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