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LTTE appoints Pathmanathan as head of
TamilNet, Thursday, 31 January 2009
The leadership of the Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam
(LTTE) has recently named Selvarasa Pathmanathan, a high
profile representative of the movement, as the Head of a
newly established Department of International Relations,
sources close to the LTTE said on Saturday.
Mr. Pathmanathan will be representing the movement in any
future peace initiatives and will be the primary point of
contact for engaging with the international community,
according to a letter sent to the various international
actors by the LTTE's Department of International Relations.
Pathmanathan will be working abroad with required mandate
from the LTTE leadership, according to the letter.
LTTE's Poltiical Head B. Nadesan, when contacted by
TamilNet, confirmed that Mr. Pathmanathan has already begun
corresponding with international actors.