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Shadow War '02 to '07:
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INDICTMENT AGAINST SRI LANKA
The Charge is Ethnic Cleansing
Sri Lanka's Undeclared War on Eelam Tamils
...in the Shadow of the Ceasefire: 2002 - 2007
Thurairajah Ravichandran shot dead in Kayts by Sri Lanka Security
forces intelligence operatives
[TamilNet, 21 January 2006]
A supporter of Liberation Tigers was shot dead in Kayts, an islet
off Jaffna peninsula, by gunmen alleged to be belonging to
paramilitary Eelam Peoples Democratic Party (EPDP) and Sri Lanka
Security forces intelligence operatives at Friday 8 p.m., sources in
Thurairajah Ravichandran, 34, was shot dead at close range by gunmen
who entered the eating house owned by him located in Puliyankudal
junction in the islet of Kayts.
Ravichandran, a father of four, was the third victim in a span of
two weeks of a campaign of killing by paramilitaries alllied to Sri
Lanka intelligence in the islet, residents said.
Despite the presence of a large Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) base close to
the scene of the incident, the body was left unattended for several
hours, residents said.