Tackling terrorism high on SAARC agenda
Agreement on anti-terror measures to be included
The SAARC Summit beginning in Colombo tomorrow
will consider a regional framework for cooperation in tackling
terrorism with a legal mechanism for effectively dealing with the
menace, Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama said yesterday.
Indian police bust LTTE supply chain
The Tamil Nadu Police on Wednesday arrested a
man alleged to be part of the LTTE top brass, the Times of India
reported. The Sri Lankan man, identified only as Thambi Annan, is
reported to have been the LTTE pointsperson for procuring major
consignments including explosive substances for the LTTE.
Indian, Pakistani PMs to meet
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his
Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani will meet in Colombo
tomorrow on the sidelines of the SAARC summit, Pakistan Foreign
Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said yesterday.
Pakistan assures continuous security cooperation
Pakistan Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood
Qureshi yesterday assured continuous support to strengthen security
cooperation between Pakistan and Sri Lanka.