Expatriate Tamils took to the streets in London on Friday, demanding a UN referendum to determine the creation of Tamil Eelam. “We want action, not words,” the protesters said rejecting any solution based on Sri Lanka’s LLRC.
Demanding the United Nations not to support Sri Lanka, the Tamils in UK said they are with the students of Tamil Nadu and thanked the Tamil Nadu State Assembly for passing a historic resolution demanding UN referendum on separate Eelam.
On Friday, the protesters, the marched from Trafalgar Square and concluded it at 10 Downing Street. Raising slogans demanding the creation of a sovereign Tamil Eelam, the protesters also burnt an effigy of the Sri Lankan president..
Second generation Eezham Tamil youth and women took part in the march organised by the Tamil Coordinating Committee (TCC-UK).