Swiss police arrest LTTErs
Ten LTTErs who engaged in forgery, money laundering, extortion and
other criminal activities have been arrested in Switzerland.
International news agencies said that the arrests were made after
Police raided 23 locations across the country.
The sweep, coordinated by the Swiss Federal Prosecutorís Office, was
the culmination of investigations that began in 2009 into money
laundering operations and extortion of Tamils in Switzerland, they
The 10 have been charged with threatening behaviour, extortion,
forgery money laundering, membership of, and aiding and abetting a