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Friday 29th

Sole survivor says LTTE carried out Pottuvil massacre

Australian expertise for Muttur probe

Thursday 28th

Indian Minister of Panchayati Raj briefs the APRC and Panel of Experts

Govt. to streamline distribution of essential items in Jaffna  

Wednesday 27th

“Move in the right direction but further clarification needed” says Defence spokesman

Two boys fired at by suspected LTTE gunman

Sri Lanka deposits ratifies Convention  

Tuesday 26th

47th death anniversary of SWRD

Claymore targeting Air Force personnel, blasts, killing one

LTTE trying to create humanitarian crisis- Defence Spokesman

President revokes regulations invoked under Clause 5 of the Public Security Act

Monday 25th

India rebuffs TNA and invited TULF, PLOTE and EPRLF 11 Sea Tiger boats destroyed, over 70 killed

Judge Weeramantry awarded UNESCO Prize for Peace Education

Friday 22nd

Address of H. E President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Asia Society, New York, on September 20, 2006 

Thursday 21st

President expresses grave concern over Pottuvil massacre

Wednesday 20th

We hope LTTE will transform itself into dialogue and democracy   -  President Rajapaksa at UN

UN Envoy to investigate LTTE child conscription

Views of SLMM head do not reflect Norway - Norwegian PM

Curb LTTE fund-raising and disinformation - President Rajapaksa to Swiss President

President attends round table discussion with American President Bush

SL calls on US congressional leaders to pressure the LTTE back to the negotiating table

Full probe into Paanama massacre

Transit camp for armed forces and police to be built close to Habarana

Tuesday 19th

President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s schedule for Tuesday September 19, 2006 New York

Govt. to provide special facilities during Ramazan season

Canadian diplomat blasts former Liberal government for funding Tiger terror in Sri Lanka

President in NY; meets with dignitaries, US Congressman Fossella

Monday 18th

10 Muslim civilians massacred by the LTTE, for repairing sluice gate

Navy, Air Force destroy ship illegally carrying weapons, ammunition for LTTE

Saturday 16th

Security forces compelled to take defensive measures  -President to Kofi Annan

Renew commitment to fight terrorism – President at NAM Summit

Friday 15th

Army detachment in Batticaloa comes under mortar fire

Thursday 14th

President Rajapaksa to arrive at Havana later today

STF repulse Tiger attack

V. Anadasangaree, winner of the 2006 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence

Wednesday 13th

Government seeks coordinated approach to resettlement in Muttur Town  

Govt. seeks commitment from LTTE to cessation of hostilities  

Unconditional talks between the Government and LTTE- Government of Sri Lanka neither agreed nor was consulted by the Norwegian facilitator

Tuesday 12th

Govt. will carry out humanitarian assistance to displaced- Min. Rambukwella

Two police officers in Batticaloa shot at by LTTE cadres

President to leave for Havana tomorrow

Monday 11th

Only 3850 displaced remain in Kantale

Troops consolidate position in Muhamale

Commonwealth Finance Ministers Annual meeting to be held in Colombo

Friday 08th

Euro Parliament welcomes President’s commitment to maximum devolution 

Three month compulsory military training for the Children in Wanni - the LTTE orders  

ADB to provide US$ 225 million for Colombo Port expansion project

Over 75% of displaced in Muttur resettled

Wednesday 06th

International Independent Group of Eminent Persons to act as Observers of investigations into abductions, disappearances and extra judicial killings

The government is still committed to peace- Defence Spokesman

High Court freezes TRO funds

Tuesday 05th

Selvanagar Army camp comes under fire; Army retaliates successfully

Commonwealth Finance Ministers Annual meeting to be held in Colombo

Domestic flights between Colombo and Jaffna resume

Monday 04th

Capture of Sampur essential for the resettlement of displaced –MCNS

Sampur under Army control – President

Special Commission to probe abductions, disappearances and unexplained killings





































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