TULF MP Meets Danish Delegation
[TamilNet, Saturday, 21 November 1998, 18:38 GMT]
Dr. Neelan Thiruchelvan, of the Tamil United Liberation Front, told a visiting Danish delegation that Denmark should not return Tamil asylum seekers whose applications have been rejected. The delegation met Thiruchelvan in the parliament building yesterday.
Thiruchelvam told the delegation about, among other things, the prevailing situation in the Vanni and problems faced by people there.
He urged the delegation that rejected asylum seekers should not be returned until peace has returned to the island.
The delegation said that the Danish authorities would take a decision after a total evaluation of the political situation in the Island.
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