Friday, June 26, 2009

Aftermath of Sri Lankan War


Chennai (AsiaNews) - Six Catholic priests are kept in isolation in the camps of Sri Lanka. The bishop of Jaffna has requested their release, but has not yet received any response from the Ministry of Defense.

A humanitarian worker working in the fields in which 300 thousand displaced persons live tells their story and denounces the disappearance of three government doctors who had circulated the figures of the dead during the last days of war between the army and Tamil Tigers. There is no news of their fate.

1 comment:

nickbris said...

A lot of people seem to want this dreadful war to go on.We should Thank God that it is nearly all over.

This is the War that introduced Suicide Bombers and countless thousands of lives have been destroyed.

We must Pray that the survivors will not suffer for much longer.