Thursday, December 24, 2009
3 to plead guilty to funding Tamil Tigers
(TheAge.com.au) Three members of Australia's Sri Lankan community will plead guilty to providing money to the Tamil Tigers. Lawyers for Melbourne men Aruran Vinayagamoorthy, 35, Sivarajah Yathavan, 38, and Arumugam Rajeevan, 43, of NSW, told the Supreme Court yesterday that their clients would plead guilty to a single charge of providing money to the proscribed terrorist organisation. More>>
VAVUNIYA, Sri Lanka (Reuters) -- Thousands of ethnic Tamils displaced during Sri Lanka's war have gone home again. But they are finding basic services and infrastructure lacking despite a massive government post-war resettlement program.