Over 200,000 people have been displaced by the recent spate of violence in the north and east of the country.
Amid changing political and military dynamics, the former LTTE commander contends with his backers´ dislliusionment.
They spoke fluent Sinhala. That is why I suspect the army of having taken my husband.
'We'd be delighted to become more involved in helping to facilitate the peace process.'
The summary report of Bilateral Donor Group after their visits to Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Mannar, Vavuniya and Jaffna districts.
An investigative report says missing aid workers were executed by paramilitaries of the Karuna Group which abducted them.
The Sri Lankan government is unlikely to heed the advice of donors to resume talks with the LTTE.
Most of the pacts abrogated in Sri Lanka have been on the Tamil question.
“I've never known a government which has fallen into ethnic chauvinism so quickly.”
There is a growing scepticism about the veracity of Sri Lanka's GDP statistics.