Rohitha BogollagamaThe LTTE a terrorist organization in Sri Lanka, has in the past 30 years of conflict, killed more Tamils they claim to represent with a view to silencing dissent. The LTTE in Sri Lanka has demonstrated that it is not interested in peace, not interested in serious political negotiations, but only in the perpetuation of terror and mayhem. When they came forward to negotiate, they refused to negotiate with the Government of Sri Lanka the core political issues. Instead they only made demands for concessions on the ground that would favor them militarily and strategically. The LTTE conscript children introduced to the world the art of suicide bombing and are part of a trans-national crime network which according to recent studies by institutions like the IISS has commercial transactions with the al-Qaeda network.