MAPW urges PM Kevin Rudd to end the conflict in Sri Lanka

MAPW has written to PM Kevin Rudd urging him to call on both sides to end the conflict in Sri Lanka.

In the letter, MAPW President Dr Sue Wareham calls for protection of civilian lives by:

  • An immediate and permanent ceasefire
  • Free access for international aid agencies to assist the displaced and injured people
  • Free access for international observers and media to ascertain what is happening
  • Cessation of arms transfers to both sides

Read the full letter.