Sri Lankan begins process to ensure EU maintains ban on rebels

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Sri Lankan soldiers simulate loading a rocket launcher during the 4th Victory Day celebrations at the Galle Face Green in Colombo, Sri Lanka, 18 May 2013.

General Court of the EU annulled measures taken by the Council of the EU against LTTE


The Sri Lankan government said Wednesday that it has already commenced the process of providing information to the relevant parties in relation to a court order in the European Union against sanctions imposed on Tamil Tiger rebels.

The Ministry of External Affairs said it was surprised at some of the recent statements on the outcome of the case filed by the rebels in 2011 at the General Court of the European Union in which the Council of the European Union was the defendant supported by the K...


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