A Kurdish jurist based in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq has urged Tamils to work towards referring Sri Lanka to the International Criminal Court (ICC).
A former UK cabinet minister has urged the UK government to ensure that the UN process does not hide the genocide perpetrated by the Sri Lankan state.
The Chief Minister of Northern Tamil Eelam has said Tamils remain optimistic that the international community will serve them justice for genocide.
The genocide of 146,679 Tamils by the Sri Lankan state was commemorated across Tamil Eelam on Friday.
The Leader of Her Majesty’s Official Opposition has warned Sri Lanka that denying Tamils the right to self-determination would be dangerous.
The UK Labour Party is to hold a commemoration event at the Houses of Parliament on Wednesday to pay tribute to the victims of Tamil genocide.
In a statement released on Tuesday, Tamils for Labour said:
The TNA has urged the Sri Lankan government to ensure the Office of Missing Persons (OMP) does not become an office for issuing death certificates.
The Sri Lankan President has claimed that he has successfully thwarted attempts to prosecute military personnel on war crimes charges.
A Sinhalese man has been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Trincomalee.
A large number people attended the funeral of the former LTTE cadre Chandrasekaram Pradeepan, held at Muthaiyankaddu, Mullaithivu.