Sri Lanka News

The most talked about news on Sri Lanka

Security forces accused in arson attack on Leader Publications

The-charred-300

Reporters Without Borders which is a International Media Orgnization condemns an arson attack early today on the printing press of the Sunday Leader media group, which is located in a high security area outside Colombo.

About 15 gunmen that staged the attack must have had support within the security forces, the press freedom organisation said.

Sunday Leader editor Lasantha Wickramatunga described the attack as a commando operation carried out on the government’s orders.

http://www.topix.com/world/sri-lanka

Advertisements

November 21, 2007 - Posted by | World News

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: