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Anura Bandaranaike

Anura Bandaranaike: Right-of Center Politician Who Avoided Epicenter of Sri Lanka’s Power, the Left-of-Center

Daya Gamage – US Bureau Asian Tribune

Anura The visiting United States Democratic Congressman from New York Stephen J. Solarz sounded like he was propagating several planks of the agenda of the separatist Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka. The American lawmaker mixed Sri Lanka’s much debated minority Tamil grievances and the protracted military onslaught of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) or popularly known as Tamil Tigers despite Anura Bandaranaike’s repeated comments that they were two separate issues.