Call in Vanni against military intervention
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 23 May 2000, 06:37 GMT]
The voice of Tigers (VoT) said in its morning news broadcast today that a mass rally and meeting were held in Mallavi Monday evening to protest against the Sri Lankan government's embargo on food and medicine to the Vanni and against international military intervention in the Sri Lankan conflict.
It was also resolved at the meeting that the international community should recognise the right of the Tamils to self determination the radio said.
More than two thousand people had participated in the rally and copies of a memorandum was handed over to the international aid agencies in Mallavi according to the VoT.