Only LTTE committed war crimes - Sajith
UNP MP Sajith Premadasa said in Parliament yesterday that war crimes
were committed only by the LTTE in Sri Lanka.
He was responding to a Point of Order raised by Construction and
Engineering Services, Housing and Common Amenities Minister Wimal
Weerawansa yesterday in respect of a statement made by UNP Deputy Leader
Karu Jayasuriya to a weekend English language newspaper expressing the
need for investigating alleged war crimes.
MP Premadasa was speaking at the debate on the third reading of the
Appreciation Bill under the head of Health Ministry when Minister
Weerawansa raised the point of order.
Minister Weerawansa thanked MP Sajith Premadasa for commending his
stance on this matter.