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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 the Mullivaikal massacre yesterday despite various threats from anonymous sources.  The university reopened yesterday after …

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TYOUK strongly condemns the decision taken by the PM David Cameron, to attend the Commonwealth Summit hosted by the genocidal, chauvinist state of Sri Lanka

For Immediate Release 11th November 2013 The Tamil Youth Organisation UK strongly condemns the decision taken by the Prime Minister, Mr David Cameron, to attend the Commonwealth Summit hosted by the genocidal, chauvinist state of Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan state is known to have committed crimes of genocide on the Eelam Tamil nation since …

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TYO UK condemns Sri Lankan Cricket Fans attack on Tamil Activists at the Oval cricket grounds.

18th June 2013 Sri Lankan Cricket fans attack the Tamil activists in London Tamil activists, including youth, women and children, were brutally attacked outside the Oval cricket stadium on the 17th of June 2013 during the ‘Boycott Sri Lankan Cricket’ campaign. This campaign was organised to create awareness on the on-going genocide of Eelam Tamils …

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Message of condolence

We are saddened by the loss of Mr Manivannan who was fondly known by many Tamil youth in the Diaspora as a great actor and director. At a time like this we must not forget to celebrate his achievements, he played a key role in Indian politics and within the south-Indian film industry for the …

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UK University Tamil Societies and TYOUK condemn intimidation and attacks on Jaffna University Students

We, the undersigned Tamil youth and student organisations of the United Kingdom, strongly condemn the aggressive harassment and intimidation against Jaffna University students trying to remember their war dead, and the violent attacks carried out by Sri Lankan security forces on the peaceful student demonstration that followed. In an act of protest against the harassment, …