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ACTION ALERT: Protest Government's Mass Killings in Sri Lanka


September 3, 2010
Muthamizh Vendhan / Change.org

People from across the globe are condemning the Human rights violations of Srilankan government. And civilized society is fighting hard to establish the justice to the Tamils. Killing of nearly 140,000 innocents, war crimes, ongoing slaughter on the journalists, moderates, reformists, artists and having opposition leader behind the bars make the Srilanka as a criminal and a failed state.

http://www.change.org/petitions/view/srilanka_if_this_isnt_genocide_war_crime_then_what_on_earth_is

If This Isn't Genocide, War Crime,
Then What on Earth Is?


CHENNAI, India (September 3, 2010) -- People from across the globe are condemning the Human rights violations of Srilankan government. And civilized society is fighting hard to establish the justice to the tamils. Killing of nearly 140,000 innocents, war crimes, ongoing slaughter on the journalists, moderates, reformists, artists and having opposition leader behind the bars make the Srilanka as a criminal and a failed state.

A petition on Change.org titled "Srilanka: If this isn't Genocide, War Crime, Then What on Earth is?" is seeking signatories. You can sign the petition in less than 30 seconds by clicking this link.

Petition Text
Targeting:
The President of the United States,
The US Senate, and
The US House of Representatives

Started by: Muthamizh Vendhan

People from across the globe are condemning the Human rights violations of Srilankan government. And civilized society is fighting hard to establish the justice to the tamils.

Killing of nearly 1,40,000 innocents, war crimes, ongoing slaughter on the journalists, moderates, reformists, artists and having opposition leader behind the bars make the Srilanka as a criminal and a failed state.

LIST OF FEW EVIDENCES:
+People's Permanent Tribunal found Srilanka guilty of war crimes and Genocide.

+UN's Human Rights Chief is critical of Lankan government Human rights records.

+US human rights report accused Lankan rulers for the Human Rights violations.

For your reference I am attaching the supporting evidences for war crimes and Genocide

+Grisly Photos Reveal Genocide by Sri Lankan Government Against Tamil People -- www.Salem-News.com
http://www.salem-news.com/articles/august072010/srilanka-violence-mv.php

+SRILANKA: 10 May 2009: A day written by blood in Vanni
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/976-situation-report-may10.html

+Sri Lankan Army's Artillery Barrage
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/861-situation-report-apr30eve.html

+Permanent Bunker Life
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/872-situation-report-may01.html

+Hospital attacked, more than 60 killed on the spot
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/877-situation-report-may02.html

+Acute shortage of Food
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/900-situation-report-may04.html

+Shelling continues, Temple damaged
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/901-situation-report-may04eve.html

+CLUSTER BOMBS used on highly congested areas
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/913-situation-report-may05.html

+Famine death imminent, AIR STRIKE continued
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/931-situation-report-may06.html

+SHELLS explode among civilians waiting for food, more than 100 killed today
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/958-situation-report-may08.html

+Heavy fighting reported; thousands of lives at risk
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/966-situation-report-may-09.html

+Shelling and gunfire continued throughout the day
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/977-situation-report-may10eve.html
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/993-situation-report-may11.html

+Hospital Attacked, Dozens Lilled
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/1000-situation-report-may12.html

+MULLIVAIKKAL Hospital turned into a Mortuary
http://www.tamilnational.com/news-flash/1013-mullivaikkal-hospital-repeatedly-
attacked.html


+Tamil Family hung by Sri Lankan Army
http://www.sangam.org/taraki/articles/2006/images/Mannar_2006_000.jpg
http://www.sangam.org/taraki/articles/2006/08-21_Bombing_of_Children.php?uid=1897

+Internally displaced persons (IDPs) - Internal Colonialism of Sri Lanka!
http://vkr1976.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/IC.pdf

+IDP's Let the people go
http://vkr1976.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/Status-of-detained-Tamils-in-concentration-camps-Revision-4.pdf

+INTERNATIONAL CRISIS GROUP (ICG)'s Report on War Crimes in Sri Lanka
http://www.crisisgroup.org/en/regions/asia/south-asia/sri-lanka/191-war-crimes-in-sri-lanka.aspx

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL 2010 -- Sri Lanka (UNHCR)
http://www.unhcr.org/refworld/docid/4c03a7ffb.html

+Sri Lanka: Human Rights Council (HRW) must call for an independent international investigation into allegations of war crimes in Sri Lanka (AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL)
http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/ASA37/010/2010/en?refresh=9876467571

+DUBLIN TRIBUNAL FINDS against Sri Lanka on charges of War Crimes
http://www.ifpsl.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=24&Itemid=1

+Experts to advise Ban Ki Moon on Sri Lanka's alleged war-crimes
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=31310Permanent People's Tribunal report
http://www.ifpsl.org/images/files/peoples_tribunal_on_srilanka.pdf

+BANNED CHEMICAL BOMB's used against Tamils in Srilanka
http://www.uktamilnews.com/?p=13034
http://www.nowpublic.com/world/sri-lankan-army-used-chemical-weapons-tamils-war-zones
http://www.stoptamilsgenocide.org/?p=151

+"Child Without Head: What this child did? This child spoke Tamil language that's the only reason Srilankan Army did like this."
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_qPc9rTbB2yE/Sd1k9uPHXjI/AAAAAAAAAHM/u3iCmbRzP6o/s1600-h/image005.jpg
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_qPc9rTbB2yE/Sd1lOxVh5iI/AAAAAAAAAHk/n78xALnPr2c/s1600-h/image008.jpg

+8 Month FOETUS also killed - A pregnant women killed by Srilankan army (Baby Child inside her body)
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_qPc9rTbB2yE/Sd1lO0iO_7I/AAAAAAAAAHs/i-5yA7bOrcw/s1600-h/image009.jpg

+Just 13 Year old School Student without Head
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_qPc9rTbB2yE/Sd1lPAUz52I/AAAAAAAAAH0/kz0g-sC4ZFI/s1600-h/image010.jpg

+Authenticated Video Recording of an Extra-judicial Execution of Unarmed Prisoners
http://www.tamilnet.com/img/publish/2010/01/TAG-PPT-Extra-judicial_Executions-V3.pdf

+Satellite Imagery Evidence Showing Sri Lanka Military "Purposely or Intentionally" Targeted PTK Hospital
http://www.tamilsagainstgenocide.org/Docs/DublinTribunal/TAG-PPT-PTK-Hospital-Satellite-Final.pdf

+Colombo's cluster bomb attack on civilians in Vanni challenges international norms
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=27625
www.warwithoutwitness.com
http://genocidesrilanka.blogspot.com/
http://warwithoutwitness.com/index.php?option=com_phocagallery&view=category&id=3:20th-march-2009&Itemid=54
http://www.warwithoutwitness.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=34&Itemid=55

+Rape of Tamil Women: Sri Lankan Army's Weapon of War
http://www.nowpublic.com/world/rape-tamil-women-sri-lankan-armys-weapon-war
http://www.blackjuly83.com/EventsofBlackJuly.htm

+"Sri Lanka video 'Appears Authentic,'" By Jonathan Miller / Channel 4 News
http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/world/asia_pacific/sri+lanka+video+aposappears+authenticapos/3491637
http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/world/asia_pacific/sri+lanka+video+un+considers+violations/3493047

+Sri Lanka execution video 'Not Fake'
http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/politics/international_politics/sri+lanka+execution+video+aposnot+fakeapos/3464152

+"Srilankan Tamil Killings 'Ordered from the Top' -- Senior Srilankan Army Commander," By Jonathan Miller / Channel 4 News
http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/politics/international_politics/sri+lanka+option/3652687

+"Sri Lanka: New Evidence of Wartime Abuses," Human Rights Watch
http://www.hrw.org/en/news/2010/05/20/sri-lanka-new-evidence-wartime-abuses
http://transcurrents.com/tc/2010/05/hrw_releases_photo_evidence_of.html

+Using Food and Medicine as a Weapon of War
http://www.humanrights-server.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=26%3Alebensmittel-und-medizin-als-kriegswaffe&catid=7%3Akriegsverbrechen&Itemid=8〈=en

+Prisoners in Secret Camps
http://www.humanrights-server.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4%3Agefangene&catid=7%3Akriegsverbrechen&Itemid=8〈=en

+Ex-Sri Lankan Forces: Top Commanders Ordered Killings of Tamil Prisoners
http://www.democracynow.org/2010/5/25/headlines/ex_sri_lankan_forces_top_commanders_ordered_killings_of_tamil_prisoners

+PUCL calls for UN military intervention and war crimes trials of Sri Lankan leaders
http://www.pucl.org/Topics/International/2009/lanka_crisis.html

+"LEADERS VOICE: Sri Lanka's disturbing actions met by ‘deafening global silence," The Elders
http://www.theelders.org/media/mediareleases/sri-lankas-disturbing-actions-met-by-deafening-global-silence

+Rajapaksa extremism cannot be changed: Lee Kuan Yew. Singapore's Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew
http://www.allvoices.com/news/5947796-sri-lanka-rajapaksa-extremism-cannot-be-changed-lee-kuan-yew

+"STOPPING GENOCIDE AND WAR CRIMES AGAINST THE TAMILS OF SRI LANKA," (It is a systematic genocide under the garb of war on terror in Sri Lanka!) By Francis A. Boyle
http://www.tamilsagainstgenocide.org/News.aspx

+Arunthathi Roy's article about Srilanka
http://esocialbytes.blogspot.com/2009/04/silent-horror-of-war-in-srilanka.html

+"LTTE not a terrorist organisation," Karen Parker
http://www.nowpublic.com/world/ltte-not-terrorist-organisation-karen-parker

+"Humanitarian Catastrophe in Sri Lanka," Dr Ellyn Shander
http://www.michaelyon-online.com/update-humanitarian-catastrophe-in-sri-lanka.htm

+"India upset with China over Sri Lanka crisis," Chellaney
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/India-upset-with-China-over-Sri-Lanka-crisis/articleshow/4449209.cms

+"How Cuba and the ABLA Let Down Tamils," By Ron Ridenour
<http://www.counterpunch.org/ridenour11162009.html

+"The Historic Right to Nationhood Tamil Eelam," By Ron Ridenour
http://www.counterpunch.or/ridenour11182009.html

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