Sri Lanka and the Tamil Tigers: Terrorism, Insurgency and the Human Tragedy in South Asia
Event Date: January 29, 2009 - 12:30 pm
Location: Odell House, 180 Waller Street
A talk by Stewart Bell, Senior Reporter, National Post.
Organizer: Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa.
Co-Sponsor: Ottawa Roundtable on Security and Intelligence.
Registration is not required. This event will be in English.
The Sri Lankan conflict is an under-reported war. Stewart Bell has been at the forefront of Canadian journalists covering the conflict.
Mr. Bell is an award-winning Canadian journalist who writes about terrorism and security for the National Post. He is the author of three non-fiction books: Cold Terror: How Canada Nurtures and Exports Terrorism around the World (Wiley, 2004); The Martyr’s Oath: The Apprenticeship of a Homegrown Terrorist (Wiley 2005); and Bayou of Pigs: The True Story of an Audacious Plot to Turn a Tropical Island into a Criminal Paradise (Wiley, 2008)Tags: insurgency, South Asia, Sri Lanka, Stewart Bell, Tamil Tigers, terrorism