Former LTTE cadres meet US officials, discuss ban

Sunday, 7 July 2019

A group of former LTTE cadres have met officials of the US Embassy in Colombo and urged them to lift the ban on the LTTE in the US, The Sunday Morning newspaper reported today.

The Crusaders for Democracy (CFD) had talks with a US Embassy delegation in Jaffna on Friday during which the request was made.

The CFD consists of former LTTE cadres who have been rehabilitated and are now in active politics.

Ganeshalingam Chandralingam alias Thulasi told The Sunday Morning that they discussed several matters with the US Embassy officials on Friday.