We Never Retreat from our Struggle: Families of Disappeared

Families of Disappeared

Until we know the truth about who our children were disappeared during the final war, we never retreat from our protest demonstration, says Relatives of missing persons in war-affected areas of Sri Lanka.

Relatives of missing persons started in February, 2017 a protest demonstration demanding on information loved ones disappeared. For the last 278 days, they stayed in a temporary hut beside the A9 road in front of Kilinochchi Kandasami temple.

'' During the final war severely injured in Mullivaikkal me and my husband, and my elder son who has suffered with minor injuries disappeared '', told a mother of son disappeared.

"When he disapeared he was 16 and now he was 24 years old. We have complained to Police, Human Rights Commission, ICRC and more, but we did not get a proper response from anyone yet.

Until we get a solution to this we will never give-up and also continue our protest demonstration ", she further said.