in spite of efforts by racists, peaceniks, and some in the west, to save him. .
thanks and credit due to sri lankan military, government, and president mahinda rajapakse, all of whom had the courage to do what is morally right and to stay the course in spite of obstacles.
we sri lankans should be proud. this is our victory with our own efforts.
this should be celebrated by all who love real peace, human rights, justice, freedom and democracy.