JHU protests Oslo attack
Over 700 demonstrators marched to Norwegian Embassy Monday in protest
of the the Sri Lankan Embassy attack in Oslo on April 12 by pro-LTTE
Tamil groups in Norway.
The protest was led by Jathika Hela Urumaya(JHU) with the
participation of several anti-terrorist and patriotic organizations in
The Norwegian Government has apologized to Sri Lanka after several
LTTE supporters broke into Sri Lankan embassy in Oslo during a pro-Tiger
protest in Oslo, who have damaged the embassy.
JHU Propaganda Secretary Nishantha Warnasinghe said, ”they have
violated the 1961 Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations by allowing
this incident to happen at a time when the Sri Lankan Government has
already defeated the terrorist outfit.
” There were threats against their embassy during the Norway played a
facilitator role in Sri Lanka, but the government of Sri Lanka protected
it from being attacked,” he pointed out.