The Yankees are here!
(There and everywhere!)
BOOM time in Yalpanam!
LEFT: US de-mining experts take
cover behind their vehicle as they detonate a landmine they had
unearthed near Jaffna yesterday. Fifty three US de-mining workers are
engaged in the Jaffna peninsula clearing landmines planted by the Army
and the LTTE as civilians who deserted their homes during the conflict
are returning to the peninsula. (Reuters) Pic:
REUTERS 7th June 2002
RIGHT: A Tamil man who has recently
returned home from a refugee camp examines his severely damaged house to
Jaffna June 6, 2002. Tamil civilians who have left the Jaffna peninsula
to escape the war have started to return to their homes and villages
since the start of the cease-fire on February. Over 80 aid agencies have
pledged initial support amounting to US$150 million for the
reconstruction of the north and east Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Anuruddha
Lokuhapuarachchi - Jun 06 11:40 PM ET
ideas men: Vinod Moonesinghe and Kumaran of Singapore
Americans find oil, days after signing exploration agreement with
Sri Lanka! - Ceylon Daily Noise.
2. "Hot damn, boy! I told you to go easy on that Jaffna curry
3. "Get me President Bush on the radio, tell him we've found
that s.o.b Osama!"
4. "Hey, that's my house in Jaffna! Or rather, it was".-
Anonymous reader, Canada/ UK/ Australia Switzerland (delete those
5. "Oh, yeah? You shoulda seen the size of them
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