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Sri Lankan Conflict
Combatants Military of Sri Lanka IPKF Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam TamilEela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (LTTE breakaway group that fighting against with them since March 2004) Commanders Junius Richard Jayawardene (1983-89) Ranasinghe Premadasa (1989-93) Dingiri Banda Wijetunge (1993-94) Chandrika Kumaratunga (1994-2005) Mahinda Rajapaksa (2005-present) Velupillai...

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•History of Sri Lanka•Riots and pogromsBlack JulySri Lankan Tamil diasporaAttributed State terrorismHuman Rights IssuesPrison massacresAttributed assasinationsTamil militants
Image File history File links Flag_of_Sri_Lanka. ... The recorded History of Sri Lanka is usually taken to begin in the 6th century BCE, when the Indo-Aryan people migrated into the island from India. ... Following is a List of riots and pogroms in Sri Lanka. ... Black July is the commonly used name of the genocidal pogroms starting in Sri Lanka on July 23, 1983. ... The Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora also known as Jaffnese diaspora and Ceylonese diaspora refers to the global diaspora of the people of Sri Lankan Tamil origin. ... Several groups have alleged that there have been instances of state terrorism by Sri Lanka. ... The situation of human rights in Sri Lanka is generally considered to be very poor. ... Prison massacres in Sri Lanka have occured in regular intervals since the inception of the civil conflict from 1983. ... Following is a list of Assasinations attributed to Sri Lankan government forces in the ongoing Sri Lankan civil war in Sri Lanka. ... This is a list that documents the numerous groups of Sri Lankan Tamil militant groups that were formed to fight the state of Sri Lanka to create an independent Tamil Eelam. ...

LTTE

LTTEAttributed Terrorist attacks
Child SoldiersAttributed assasinations
Tamil Tigers emblem The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), also known as the Tamil Tigers, is a military and political organization that has waged a violent secessionist campaign against the Sri Lankan Government since the 1970s in order to secure independence for the Tamil portions of Sri Lanka. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Military use of children in Sri Lanka is has become an internationally recognized problem since inception of Sri Lankan civil war since 1983. ...

Major figures

Velupillai Prabhakaran
Colonel Karuna
Mahinda Rajapakse
Sarath Fonseka
Velupillai Prabhakaran (Tamil: வேலுப்பிள்ளை பிரபாகரன்; born November 26, 1954), sometimes referred to as V. Prabhakaran or Pirabaharan or as Thambi, was born in the northern coastal town of Velvettithurai, Sri Lanka to Thiruvenkadam Velupillai and Vallipuram Parvathy. ... Colonel Karuna Amman is the nom de guerre of Vinayagamoorthi Muralitharan (born 1966), the President of the TamilEela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal, a breakaway faction of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). ... Mahinda Rajapaksa Mahinda Rajapaksa (born November 18, 1945), Sri Lankan politician, became Prime Minister of Sri Lanka on April 6, 2004, following the victory of the United Peoples Freedom Alliance in the April 2, 2004 Sri Lankan legislative elections. ... Category: ...

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Assassinations, murders and wholesale massacres of civilians in Sri Lanka have become an internationally recognized problem since the inception of the Sri Lankan civil war since 1983. Most are categorized as extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions by the UN. Over 60,000 (est.) civilians have been killed so far, of which 2,000[1] were killed since January 2006. These killings have been attributed to various actors including the government of Sri Lanka, government aligned para-military groups and the main rebel group LTTE. Following is Assassinations and murders attributed to the LTTE. தமிழீழ மக்கள் விடுதலைப்புலிகள், Tamileela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal or in English Tamileela Peoples Liberation Tigers, a political party and Para-military group formed in 2004 by break-away LTTE Military Head of Batticaloa district V. Muralitharan (Colonel Karuna). ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... assassin, see Assassin (disambiguation) Jack Ruby assassinated Lee Harvey Oswald in a very public manner. ... Massacres are individual events of deliberate mass killing, especially of noncombatant civilians or other innocents. ... Combatants Military of Sri Lanka IPKF Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam TamilEela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (LTTE breakaway group that fighting against with them since March 2004) Commanders Junius Richard Jayawardene (1983-89) Ranasinghe Premadasa (1989-93) Dingiri Banda Wijetunge (1993-94) Chandrika Kumaratunga (1994-2005) Mahinda Rajapaksa (2005-present) Velupillai... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the United Nations, for other uses of UN see UN (disambiguation) Official languages English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic Secretary-General Kofi Annan (since 1997) Established October 24, 1945 Member states 191 Headquarters New York City, NY, USA Official site http://www. ... January is the first month of the year and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A paramilitary is a group of civilians trained and organized in a military fashion. ... Olivia Amador ... LTTE is an acronym or initialism for: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam Known for their guerilla warfare forcibly killing every other independent groups aiming for seperate state. ... LTTE is an acronym or initialism for: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam Known for their guerilla warfare forcibly killing every other independent groups aiming for seperate state. ...

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Extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions

LTTE is a rebel group proscribed as a terrorist organization in many countries. It is fighting for independence for the minority Tamil people in Sri Lanka. It is one of the many Tamil militant groups that has used extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions of political and other real or perceived enemies. [2] Olivia Amador ... This article is becoming very long. ... see Sri Lankan Tamils ... Sri Lankan Tamil militant groups began appearing in the 1970s to fight the state of Sri Lanka to create an independent Tamil Eelam. ...


It has been accused of many extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions some of which have been met with denial or no response from the LTTE. Sri Lanka also harbours many armed para-military groups such as the Karuna group and other political–military organisations such as PLOTE and EPDP most aligned with the government that also indulge in extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions of perceived opponents. [3] தமிழீழ மக்கள் விடுதலைப்புலிகள், Tamileela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal or in English Tamileela Peoples Liberation Tigers, a political party and Para-military group formed in 2004 by break-away LTTE Military Head of Batticaloa district V. Muralitharan (Colonel Karuna). ... PLOTE stands for Peoples Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...


LTTE vs. Tamil militant groups

Further the fine line between categories of politicians, rival militants, informants and paramilitary operatives is constantly crossed as most anti-LTTE , Tamil militant groups functioned at these various capacities during their existence. [4]


Following is a list of prominent minority Sri Lankan Tamils as well as others, whose assassinations and murders have been attributed the LTTE by various self admissions, NGO’s, UN agencies, foreign governments and by the state owned media of Sri Lanka.[5] The definition of a minority group can vary, depending on specific context, but generally refers to either a sociological sub-group that does not form either a majority or a plurality of the total population, or a group that, while not necessarily a numerical minority, is disadvantaged or otherwise has... Sri Lankan Tamils also known as Eelam Tamils, Ceylonese or Ceylon Tamils and Jaffna Tamils are today a trans-national minority, and are Tamil people from Sri Lanka. ...


Presidents and Prime Ministers

  • Ranasinghe Premadasa: The Sri Lankan President Ranasinghe Premadasa was assassinated by an LTTE suicide bomber on May 1st, 1993.
  • Rajiv Gandhi the eldest son of Indira and Feroze Gandhi, was the 9th Prime Minister of India (and the 3rd from the Gandhi family) from his mother's death on 31 October 1984 until his resignation on December 2, 1989.Rajiv Gandhi remained the Congressional leader and Indian opposition leader till the elections in 1991. He was assassinated on May 21, 1991 by a female LTTE suicide bomber Thenmuli Rajaratnam.

Ranasinghe Premadasa (June 23, 1924 - May 1, 1993) was the President of Sri Lanka from January 2, 1989 to May 1, 1993. ... Ranasinghe Premadasa (June 23, 1924 - May 1, 1993) was the President of Sri Lanka from January 2, 1989 to May 1, 1993. ... Rājiv Ratna GāndhÄ« (DevanāgarÄ«: राजीव रत्न गान्धी, IPA: ) (August 20, 1944 – May 21, 1991), the eldest son of Indira and Feroze Gandhi, was the 9th Prime Minister of India (and the 3rd from the Gandhi family) from his mothers death on 31 October 1984 until his resignation on December... Thenmuli Rajaratnam (1974 ?? -1991) was the assassin who killed Rajiv Gandhi, herself, and 16 others in a suicide bombing on May 21, 1991, in the Indian town of Sriperumbudur, near Madras. ...

Cabinet Ministers

Kadirgamar on a diplomatic visit to France, January 1996. ... Lionel Gamini Dissanayake (March 20, 1942 - October 24, 1994) was a prominent Sri Lankan politician and a former Presidential candidate. ... Ranjan Wijeratne was Sri Lankas deputy defense minister from 1989 to 1991 in the Ranasinghe Premadasa cabinet. ...

Tamil Members of Parliament of Sri Lanka Parliament

Appapillai Amirthalingam (August 27, 1927 – July 13, 1989) was a Sri Lankan politician who advocated separatism for the Tamil regions of the country. ... TULF Election Symbol The Tamil United Liberation Front (in Tamil: தமிழர் ஐக்கிய விடுதலை முன்னணி, in Sinhala: Dravida Eksath Vimukthi Peramuna) is a political party in Sri Lanka, which seeks autonomy or independence for the Tamil-populated areas of Sri Lanka, which they call Tamil Eelam. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... TULF Election Symbol The Tamil United Liberation Front (in Tamil: தமிழர் ஐக்கிய விடுதலை முன்னணி, in Sinhala: Dravida Eksath Vimukthi Peramuna) is a political party in Sri Lanka, which seeks autonomy or independence for the Tamil-populated areas of Sri Lanka, which they call Tamil Eelam. ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... July 15 is the 196th day (197th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 169 days remaining. ... This article is about the year. ... Neelan Tiruchelvam was a Sri Lankan Tamil politician. ... July 29 is the 210th day (211th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 155 days remaining. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Vettivelu Yogeswaran (d. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... TULF Election Symbol The Tamil United Liberation Front (in Tamil: தமிழர் ஐக்கிய விடுதலை முன்னணி, in Sinhala: Dravida Eksath Vimukthi Peramuna) is a political party in Sri Lanka, which seeks autonomy or independence for the Tamil-populated areas of Sri Lanka, which they call Tamil Eelam. ...

Mayors of Jaffna

Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil, Jaffna Jaffna (யாழ்ப்பாணம் in Tamil meaning யாழ்=harp, பாணம்=town of harper, යාපනය in Sinhala) the capital city of the Northern Province, Sri Lanka. ... Pon Sivapalan was a Sri Lankan politician. ... This article is about the date September 11 in general. ... Sarojini Yogeswaran was a Sri Lankan politician. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Alfred Duriappah was a former MP and mayor of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, whose murder allgedly by the LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran marks the beginning of violent phase of the Sri Lankan civil war. ... The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (Sinhala: ශ්රී ලංකා නිදහස් පක්ෂය pron:Sri Lanka Nidahas Pakshaya) is a major political party in Sri Lanka. ...

Tamil Politicians

  • 1. K.Kandasamy : Vice President, DPLF; January 1995 [9]
  • 2. K.T.Pulendran : UNP organizer, Vavuniya; 19 January 1983 [10]
  • 3. M.Velmurugu : TULF organizer; 20 March 1988 [11]
  • 4. Mala Ramachandran : MMC, Batticaloa; 1 September. 1983 [12]
  • 5. P.Mathimugarajah : MMC, Jaffna; 24 December 1998 [13]
  • 6. R.J.Rajasooriar : UNP organiser, Jaffna; 12 August 1983 [14]
  • 7. S.Nadarajah : Chairman, Jaffna Development Council; 1997 [15]
  • 8. S.P.Tharmalingam : SLFP organiser, Jaffna; 3 October 1997
  • 9. S.Sambandamoorthy : TULF, District Development Council Chairman; 7 March 1989 [16]
  • 10. S.Wijayanandan : District secretary, Ceylon Communist Party; 8 March 1988 [17]
  • 11. Annamalai: Senior member of Ceylon Communist Party ( Subramanium wing) [18]
  • 12. Vadivelu Wijeratnam : Chairman, Point Pedro Urban Council; 14 January 2000 [19]
  • 13. Rajan Sathiyamoorthy : TNA member [20]

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Activists

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Government servants

  • 1. C.E.Anandarajah : St John's college School principal; 26 June 1985[29]
  • 2. K.Pulendran : Assistant Government Agent, Kopay; Jaffna 28 June 1989 [30]
  • 3. M.E.Kandasamy : School principal; 14 December 1987 [31]
  • 4. P.Anthonimuttu : Government Agent, Batticaloa; 8 October 1987 [32]
  • 5. P.K.Kirubakaran : Judge, Primary Court; 11 March 1986 [33]
  • 6. P.Sinnadurai : Assistant Government Agent, Trincomalee; 26 November 1987 [34]
  • 7. P.Vignarajah : Assistant Government Agent, Sammanthurai; 15 September 1987 [35]
  • 8. S.Gnanachandran : Govt. Agent, Mullaitivu; 24 February 1985 [36]
  • 9. S.S.Jeganathan : Assistant Government Agent, Batticaloa; 8 October 1987 [37]
  • 10. S.Sithamparanathan : School principal; 31 January 1988 [38]
  • 11. V.M.Panchalingam : Government Agent, Jaffna; 1 May 1989 [39]
  • 12. Kanapathy Rajadurai : Central College, Jaffna Principal 10 October 2004 [40]

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Journalists

  • 1. Sundaram : Editor of Puthiya Pathai and a pioneer of PLOTE [41]
  • 2. Balanadarajah Iyer : Lead editor EPDP and founder of Thinamurasu newspaper [42]
  • 3. Relangi Selvarajah : TV announcer and freelance producer
  • 4. Nadarajah Atputharajah : Publisher Thinamurasu newspaper
  • 5 I.Shanmugalingam : Editor of Eelanaadu newspaper

Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...

Writers/Poets

  • 1. Chelian Perinpanayagam : Writer, Journalist former Mayor of Batticalao [43]
  • 2. Natpudduminai Faleel : Poet, Assistant Government Agent [44]
  • 3. Chasy Krishnamoorthy : Writer, Film Critic [45]

A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... Batticaloa (මඩකළපුව in Sinhala, மட்டக்களப்பு in Tamil) was the provincial capital of the eastern province of Sri Lanka. ...

Rival militants

  • 1. K. Padmanabha : EPRLF General Secretary; mid 1990 [46]
  • 2.P.Ganeshalingam : EPRLF provincial minister; 28 January 1990 [47]
  • 3.Sam Thambimuthu : EPRLF MP; 7 May 1990 [48]
  • 4. Sri Sabaratnam : TELO leader; April/May 1986
  • 5. V.Yogasangari : EPRLF MP; 19 June 1990 [49]
  • 6. Oberoi Thevan : TELA leader [50]
  • 7. Subathiran Thambirajah : Jaffna district leader of splinter group of EPRLF known as EPRLF-V ; 14 June 2003 [51]
  • 8. P. Rajaratnam :General Secretary of Indian based ENDLF in Sri Lanka [52]
  • 9. Sonnyboy Occerz alias Rangappa : Senior member of ENDLF and from the Portuguese Burghers community [53]

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Paramilitary members

  • 8. Nagalingam Manickathasan: alias Manikadasan one time PLOTE deputy leader [54]
  • 9. Kandaiah Yoharasa: alias PLOTE Mohan one time government informant and alleged hit man [55][56]
  • 10. Muthulingam Ganeshkumar: alias Razeek Leader of Razeek Group a paramilitary organisation working with government soldiers [57]
  • 11. Sivaguru Navaratnarajah: alias Kanthi Leader of Razeek Group 14 September 2005 [58]
  • 12. Vinayakamoorthy Sivanesadurai alias Reggie : Senior member Karuna Group and elder brother of Karuna and former LTTE sharpshooter[citation needed]

PLOTE stands for Peoples Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam. ... September 14 is the 257th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (258th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... தமிழீழ மக்கள் விடுதலைப்புலிகள், Tamileela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal or in English Tamileela Peoples Liberation Tigers, a political party and Para-military group formed in 2004 by break-away LTTE Military Head of Batticaloa district V. Muralitharan (Colonel Karuna). ... For the army colonel see Colonel Karuna. ... LTTE is an acronym or initialism for: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam Known for their guerilla warfare forcibly killing every other independent groups aiming for seperate state. ... A marksman (also designated marksman) is a profession which is mostly to be found in military context. ...

See also

This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Combatants Military of Sri Lanka IPKF Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam TamilEela Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (LTTE breakaway group that fighting against with them since March 2004) Commanders Junius Richard Jayawardene (1983-89) Ranasinghe Premadasa (1989-93) Dingiri Banda Wijetunge (1993-94) Chandrika Kumaratunga (1994-2005) Mahinda Rajapaksa (2005-present) Velupillai... The situation of human rights in Sri Lanka is generally considered to be very poor. ... Several groups have alleged that there have been instances of state terrorism by Sri Lanka. ... This is a List of prominent Sri Lanka Tamils by their country of domicile or origin. ... Rājiv Ratna Gāndhī (Devanāgarī: राजीव रतन गान्धी), pronunciation: / / ) (August 20, 1944 – May 21, 1991), the eldest son of Indira and Feroze Gandhi, was the 6th Prime Minister of India (and the 3rd from their family) from his mothers death on 31 October 1984 until his resignation on December 2... Ranasinghe Premadasa (June 23, 1924 - May 1, 1993) was the President of Sri Lanka from January 2, 1989 to May 1, 1993. ...

References

    The Hindu is a leading English-language newspaper in India, with its largest base of circulation in south India. ... TamilNet is an online news portal that provides original news and feature articles on current affairs in Sri Lanka, specifically related to the minority Sri Lankan Tamil community, the ongoing civil war and the Human rights situation in Northeastern province of Sri Lanka. ...

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