( January 10, 2014 , Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The U.S. embassy in Colombo posted a photographs on Twitter on Thursday which it said showed a site where the Sri Lankan army killed hundreds of families towards the end of the civil war in 2009, prompting an angry response from the military.
Following Photographs and captions were published on the embassy's official Twitter account.
Amb Sison and Amb Rapp tour Puthumathalan school and hospital in "No Fire Zone 2"
St Anthany's Ground - site of Jan 2009 killing of hundreds of families by army shelling
Amb Sison and Amb Rapp tour site of former UN Headquarters in the "No Fire Zone" in Puthukkudiyiruppu
Amb Sison and Amb Rapp meet NPC member Ananthi Sasitharan to discuss plight of the disappeared in #srilanka