Sivaram's loss, a true tragedy- Teresita Schaffer

[TamilNet, Friday, 29 April 2005, 17:54 GMT]
"I am so distressed by this. I knew Sivaram as one of the best political analysts in Sri Lanka, and someone who valued and defended his independence of thought and action. Sri Lanka and the Tamil community need people like him. His loss is a true tragedy, and whoever killed him has done great harm to the country and the community," said Ambassador Teresita Schaffer in a message sent to TamilNet Friday.

Teresita SchafferTeresita Schaffer is a former Ambassador of the United States to Sri Lanka. She is currently Director for South Asia, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington DC, USA.

 

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