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Riviresa Revisited

The beleaguered LTTE 's appeal for eace could be just a ruse

Riviresa Revisited
Riviresa Revisited
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"The fall of the peninsula is a psychological and political setback rather than a mere military defeat. This is attested to by the LTTE's (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam) repeated calls for negotiations only on the condition that the army withdraws from Jaffna. Without the peninsula, the LTTE cannot make a credible claim for a separate state," says Dr Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu of Colombo University.

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