30 June, 2022


Sri Lanka Criticised Over ‘War Tourism’

A campaign group for human rights has criticised “tasteless” holiday accommodation built on the site of Sri Lanka’s “killing fields“.

“The lagoon of Nanthi Kadal, on the island’s north coast, was, in 2009, the scene of atrocities in the Sri Lankan army’s final push against the Tamil Tigers. Now the location, where the UN estimates tens of thousands of civilians were killed, is the setting for army-run holiday homes. One teak villa was opened by the president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, and his brother, the defence secretary.” Daily Telegraph reports.

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    Mahindra Rajapasa , His family and his thugs are playing with Tamil people’s tears and blood. This Mahinda Rajapaksa’s blind patriotism brings again our country to another darkest era

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    What lengths the Vested Interest of MR who helped him to massacre the surrenderees by the thousands, go to prop his sagging morale and the sinking economy?

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