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Brutal murder of two students of Jaffna University – yet another emphasis on the desperate need for real, independent solution for Eelam Tamils

23rd October 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BRUTAL MURDER OF TWO STUDENTS OF JAFFNA UNIVERSITY – YET ANOTHER EMPHASIS ON THE DESPERATE NEED FOR REAL, INDEPENDENT SOLUTION FOR EELAM TAMILS Two Jaffna University students have been shot dead by Sinhala policemen... (Continue reading)

Condemnation of killing of twenty workers by Andhra Pradesh Police

The Tamil Youth Organisation United Kingdom strongly condemns the massacre of the twenty innocent workers by the Andhra Pradesh police in the Seshachalam forest. We are shocked by the Andhra Pradesh government’s response and the silence of the Central government... (Continue reading)

Ilanthalir – A Decennium

TYO UK celebrated the tenth year of its first event Ilanthalir, this Saturday 28th March 2015. Ilanthalir was created to celebrate the Tamil history and culture through performing arts. It was a platform for Tamil youth in the UK to... (Continue reading)

We stand in solidarity with the Jaffna University students!

Press Release: jaffna uni protest_english As the new government of Srisena in Sri Lanka planned and expected, the ONHRC Investigation on Sri Lanka report, mandated by the UNHRC has been postponed to September 2015. As our brothers and sisters in... (Continue reading)

As we commemorate yet another Maaveerar Naal, we remind ourselves of the sacrifice made by our brave soldiers who fought for our freedom.

Maaveerar Naal 2014 As we commemorate yet another Maaveerar Naal, we remind ourselves of the sacrifice made by our brave soldiers who fought for our freedom. We take the opportunity to bow to the fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers, sons and... (Continue reading)

Our National Leader Hon V Prabhakaran

V.Navaratnam ‘In the Fall and the rise of Tamil Eelam’ ended his prolouge that fully summarises the book: It is hoped that the High Command and the Leaders of the War as well as the brave freedom fighters under them,... (Continue reading)

Tamil Youth Organisation Remembers 8th Year Anniversary of the Sencholai Massacre

Tamil Youth Organisation Remembers 8th Year Anniversary of the Sencholai Massacre For Immediate Release Today marks the 8th year anniversary of the Sencholai Massacre. The cowardly and inhumane bombing of the Sencholai Children’s’ Home claimed the lives of 61 precious... (Continue reading)

Student movements have continued to play a significant role in the national liberation struggle of the Eelam Tamil nation

For Immediate Release 6/6/14 STUDENTS UPRISING DAY 2014 Marking Students’ uprising day every year, where we remember and commemorate the anniversary of Ponnuthurai Sivakumaran Anna is an event holding a great significance in the Eelam Tamil nation’s struggle for self-determination.... (Continue reading)

A united fight against the oppression of Eelam Tamils in the homeland

As Tamils all over the diaspora gathered in hundreds to mark the 5th year remembrance of the Mullivaikaal massacre of May 2009, an overwhelming growth in the numbers gathered at the University of Jaffna, in the homeland, to remember and... (Continue reading)

Solidarity message to Jaffna University Society. TYO condemns intimidation and harassment of the students and teachers of the Jaffna University

The Tamil Youth Organisations send their solidarity message to the Jaffna University society who have declared a two day strike commencing today, Thursday 22nd May 2014. The students and teachers of Jaffna University courageously commemorated the fifth year anniversary of... (Continue reading)