“Both Douglas Devananda and EPDP MP Chandrakumar, during public speeches, virtually admitted to the massacres of and use of cluster bombs on civilians during the last phase of the war in Mullivaikal.
Responding to President Rajapakse’s claim to fame for ending the war, former President Chandrika Kumaratunga had countered that she had been the one to capture 70% of LTTE territory. Claims of being responsible for winning the war have also been made by General Sarath Fonseka who had been army commander during the last phase.
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DM (2015, 4 janvier). “UPFA Admits To Massacres And Use Of Cluster Bombs In The Last Phase Of War” by Ratnajeevan H. Hoole. SRI LANKA & DIASPORAS. Consulté le 29 février 2024, à l’adresse https://doi.org/10.58079/u8ko