List Of Assassinations Of The Sri Lankan Civil War
During the Sri Lankan Civil War militant groups, paramilitary groups and government security forces were accused of assassinating many public figures on suspicion of being sympathizers or informants, in retaliation for killings and attacks, to eliminate competition from rival groups, or to stifle dissent. The following is a list of notable assassinations of the Sri Lankan Civil War, attributed by various self-admissions, NGOs, United Nations agencies, foreign governments, and the state-owned media of Sri Lanka.
... United States Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives February 2007 SLAF Batticaloa, Batticaloa Mortar attack LTTE is blamed but they deny targeting Blake ... Pio Mariani Italian Ambassador to Sri Lanka February 2007 SLAF Batticaloa, Batticaloa Mortar attack LTTE is blamed but they deny targeting Mariani ... Bashir Wali Mohammed Pakistani High Commissioner to Sri Lanka 14 August 2006 Kollupitiya, Colombo Bomb LTTE is blamed by the government ...
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