Genocide the Tamil people in Srilanka

Monday, November 19, 2012

The Vanni

by Benjamin Dix and Lindsay Pollock

The Vanni is supported by: Arundhati Roy (Booker Prize Winner, God of Small Things), Jon Snow (Newscaster, Channel 4), Frances Harrison (BBC and Author, Still Counting the Dead), Callum Macrae (Film Maker, Sri Lanka's Killing Fields), Vairamuttu Varadakumar (Executive Secretary, Tamil Information Centre), Liv Torres (Secretary General, Norwegian People's Aid)Roma Tearne (Author, The Road to Urbino) Beate Arnestad(Filmmaker, My Daughter the Terrorist) and is being produced with the involvement of a number of survivors of the conflict. 
In 2009, the civil war fought between the Sri Lankan Army and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam reached a brutal climax.
In the North East of the island, on a spit of sandy beach, over 300,000 Tamil civilians were caught between the opposing sides.


Anonymous Sri lanka poems said...

There have been many Sri Lankan Tamil poets who addressed the issue of thw Sri Lankan War. It is truly a tragedy!!

November 28, 2012 at 2:45 AM  

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