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Letter from America: War and its profiteers

Who benefits from war? In the last three decades, I have tried to find the answer to this perennial question. All my research have pointed to the merchants of war, or those who are affiliated with the merchandising weapons that kill.

Letter from America: War and its profiteers
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TULF requests the TNA to join the National Government forthwith

In an open letter to R. Sampanthan, it has been urged that, “The TNA also must take a quick decision and voluntarily join the National Government. That is what the Tamil people want and it is for that reason the Tamil People voted for the TNA. Since thirty to forty political parties, with varying policies, had been mainly responsible for creating this situation, a duty is cast on you to deal with the situation cautiously.

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Notorious SLFP Jaffna candidate put on national list after election loss – Tamil Guardian

Tamil Guardian, a pro-LTTE , pro-Tamil nationalistic news website has gone hammer and tongs on the appointment of Ankajan Ramanathan who has been rejected by Tamils as the national list MP.

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Rishad suspends party Secretary

The ACMC has decided to suspend the Party Secretary from holding his chair and has appointed a special review committee to as well. “The supreme council of ACMC, by a majority decision this morning tentatively suspended the party Secretary YLS Hameed. We are temporarily appointing (medical) Dr L. Shah Jahan in his place” announced ACMC Leader Rishad Bathiudeen MP on 22 August.

ACMC Leader Rishad Bathiudeen (second from right) addresses the press on 22 August at Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo. Seated next to him (at far right) is the ACMC new Secretary L Shah Jahan.
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