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Ligesom kongedømmet Kotte, mistede sin suverænitet
til portugiserne ved Malwana Konventionen i 1598, og kongedømmet Kandy mistede
den til briterne ved Kandy Konventionen i 1815, mistede Jaffna-Kongedømmet sin
suverænitet til portugiserne ved Nalloor Konventionen i 1616, skriver Anthony
Hensman i en artikel om en fornyelse af historiografien i daily Mirror mandag
d.15. "Man bør notere sig, at de besluttende parter er
kongen af Spanien som konge af Portugal, og repræsentanterne for befolkningen i
kongeriget Jaffna, en uafhængig, lovligt konstitueret, diplomatisk anerkendt
politisk enhed – en suveræn stat. Der nævnes intet om staten Ceylon eller Lanka
eller noget andet navn, skriver Hensman.

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  • Sri Lanka: SL TID inspections cripple NGO consortium in Ampaa'rai 11. december 2019
    The normal operations of the office of the Consortium of Non-Governmental Organisations in Ampaa'rai district has been thoroughly disrupted by the frequent-inspections and questionings conducted by the ‘Terrorist’ Investigation Division (TID) of occupying Colombo, the representatives of the member organisations in the district told TamilNet on Wednesday. The TID was questioning particularly about the activities […]
  • Sri Lanka: SL State Intelligence harasses another Tamil activist in Jaffna 10. december 2019
    The SL State Intelligence Service (SIS), formerly known as the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB), has been harassing 35-year-old Komahan Murugiah from Punnaalai, Jaffna after he denounced a fake news report regarding the Tamil Political Prisoners (TPPs). A Jaffna-based Tamil Television, Dan TV, alleged of orchestrating false propaganda in favour of SL President Gotabaya Rajapaksa had […]
  • Sri Lanka: Veteran political analyst faces surveillance harassment in Jaffna 9. december 2019
    Unknown persons who entered the residence of Jaffna-based Political Analyst and Senior Lawyer S.A. Jothilingam have ransacked the place while the 64-year-old activist was away on Sunday. The ransackers have gone through his possessions in all the rooms and taken away two smartphones used by the activist. The front door and the doors of the […]
  • Australian think tank seeks ‘selective focus’ on building ‘Sri Lanka MDA’ 8. december 2019
    An Australian think tank, Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), established by the government in 2001 and partially funded by the country’s Department of Defence has brought out a geopolitical ‘special report’ of the Indo-Pacific Island States in the context of maritime security and major-power competition prevailing in the Indo-Pacific. The study, which is also assisted […]
  • Sri Lanka: Correlating ‘optics’ of TNA is the need of the hour 7. december 2019
    The global and regional powers engaged in their geopolitical access negotiations with the sitting regimes in Colombo would continue to advise the leaders of Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to regard the Tamil national question as an internal affair of the ‘Sri Lankan’ state. The personalities at the helm of the TNA affairs have also succumbed […]