The delegation of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), headed by its
Political Head S. P. Thamilchelvan, on Tuesday, briefed the Norwegian
International Development Minister, Erik Solheim, on the Tiger leadership's
stand after Geneva-I talks, concerning the ground situation,
extra-judicial killings by the Sri Lankan armed forces and its
paramilitaries, according to S. Puleedevan, the Director of LTTE's Peace
Secretariat. The composition of the Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) with
EU Member States, in a post EU-ban scenario, was also a topic raised at the
Tamileealm Police Chief B. Nadesan, a senior LTTE leader and
Mr. Puleedevan accompanied the LTTE Political Head.
Special Envoy Mr. Jon Hanssen-Bauer met the LTTE delegation
Tuesday around 11:00 a.m. and took part in the meeting with Mr. Erik
Solheim. Former Norwegian State Secretary Vidar Helgesen were present at the
meeeting with Mr. Erik Solheim at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The meeting started at 2:00 p.m. and lasted for one and a half hours
LTTE Delegation Greeted on Arrival in Oslo