[Marxism] Sri Lanka: Tamils, leftists debate elections

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Thu Jan 1 21:04:23 MST 2015

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is being challenged by Maithripala
Sirisena, who was until recently one of his ministers, in the January 8
presidential elections. However, many Tamils and leftists see little
difference between the two.


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