Tamils Did Try Politics

I have to disagree with Prof.

Published: Wednesday, 04/22/2009 12:00 am EDT

I have to disagree with Prof. Elliot Tepper if he really understands the Tamil minority's struggle since the independence of the island in 1948 ("Sri Lanka Involvement," April 1). Tamil parliamentarians used all possible venues to find a sustainable solution to the conflict in 1950s, '60s and '70s. There were talks and ceasefires with LTTE in 1980s and '90s.

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