RealNews

Sri Lanka urges rebel Tigers to join peace process

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa called on the separatist Tamil Tigers on Wednesday to give up violence and embrace democracy and the peace process, including international negotiations brokered by Norway. Rajapaksa said his government was committed to constitutional reforms and negotiations and had engaged in combat only as a “calibrated defensive reaction to very serious cease-fire violations by the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam)” at recent flash points. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.