A group of Tamil politicians attending the discussion on Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva today, called on the Council to push for justice for the victims of the war.
Tamil National Alliance members Suresh Premachandran, Anandi Saseetharan and M.K. Sivajilingham expressed disappointment with the efforts of the new Government in addressing accountability.
Northern politician Gajen Ponnambalam also spoke at the discussion as did several NGOs and Permanent Representatives of foreign Governments. (Colombo Gazette)