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Australian professor says IMF loan to SL will not reach Tamils, just as tsunami aid did not reach Tamils

May 7, 2009

Sky News : Sunday Agenda
Helen Daly interviews Prof Clive Williams of Macquarie University Counter-Terrorism Center who says “I doubt that [the US$1.9 billion IMF emergency support loan to Sri Lanka] would actually help…it is going to be very difficult to translate that money into aid for the Tamils…after the tsunami a lot of money was given to the Sri Lankan government but most of that money was spent in Sinhalese areas not in the Tamil areas…”
Listen here for full program – forward to minute 21:20

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