19 May 2015
Tamils in Sweden held an awareness raising exhibition in remembrance of the Mullivaikkal massacres.
Hosting an event entitled 'Tamil Genocide Day,' the Swedish Tamil Forum (STF) and Tamil Youth Organisation (TYO), handed out leaflets to people in the city centre of Stockholm.
A signed petition calling for the Swedish government to work towards setting up an investigation into the genocide of the Tamil people and an end to the miltitarisation and land appropriation, by the two organisations.
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