48-hour ceasefire comes to an end
and the Sri Lankan government has
rejected an option for unconditional
truce in the area.
Speaking to a newspaper, the foreign
secretary Palitha Kohona stated that
unless the LTTE put down arms there
is no scope for negotiation.
Meanwhile, the LTTE stated that the
temporary ceasefire is only ‘eyewash’
and a ‘political drama’
to mislead the international society.
The LTTE wants a