Video: Demo against Channel 4

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Around a 100 demonstrators protested against the visiting Channel 4 journalists at the lobby of the Bandaranaike International Airport, when they arrived in the country a short while ago.

A group by the name of “Movement to Promote National Harmony” organised the protest.

The Channel 4 journalists had not left the airport until protestors dispersed, after which they had spoken to the media personnel present to cover their arrival.

 

  Comments - 27

  • Gobi Monday, 11 November 2013 11:15 AM

    you are absolutely right....i would say 100 morons

    kumar Monday, 11 November 2013 01:59 PM

    If they really wanted to promote "National Harmony", they should allow for an International Investigation without protesting and mud sliding the dignitaries.

    Susantha Monday, 11 November 2013 11:29 AM

    Now this is one group of journalists actually deserving a white van ride!

    Peace Lover Monday, 11 November 2013 11:36 AM

    Very Good question. The whole Airport is on RED ALERT!!! How did these Morons get into the Airport??? This is well understood that its one of the Govt's Idiotic Drama.

    Ruwan Tuesday, 12 November 2013 04:18 AM

    What idiots. No one will listen to a pack of ignorant fools put there by the govt.........what a joke.

    Exhorcist Monday, 11 November 2013 11:49 AM

    Protest? What protest when GOSL has banned to hold protest during the CHOGEM summit in Sri Lanka. So baduth hamuge naduth hamuge. Poor diplomatic.

    Ruwan Tuesday, 12 November 2013 04:20 AM

    you are correctr Shantha and finally someone said something right.

    Mithy Tuesday, 12 November 2013 04:29 AM

    He must have lot of guts to come SL.
    Hope no White Van for him

    zorro Monday, 11 November 2013 12:07 PM

    the protests are selectively orchestrated! this time it falls under the right to raise free opinion!

    Nodrog Monday, 11 November 2013 10:09 AM

    We should not stoop to the low levels of C4 and their main sponsors the pro-LTTE elements and tamil diaspora. Whoever organized this has unwittingly only played into their hands

    Madugalle Monday, 11 November 2013 10:14 AM

    Well organized, give the VISA and sling mud using unknown movements...are we denying the latest video telecasted by ?C

    ddd Tuesday, 12 November 2013 01:48 AM

    well said..

    Nadi Karunaratne Monday, 11 November 2013 10:14 AM

    Anything for a rice packet and the morning off.

    Darwin Monday, 11 November 2013 10:14 AM

    Soon this video will be also released by C4

    Saskia Monday, 11 November 2013 10:15 AM

    To promote National Harmony, you have to give justice for those who lost their love ones during the war and thereafter. SL has almost 15 million Sinhalese, then why only 100 people were demonstrating against channel 4? Isn't it too little?

    ddd Tuesday, 12 November 2013 01:51 AM

    well said Kumar

    shantha Monday, 11 November 2013 10:17 AM

    The footage shown in these films have come from our soldiers cameras.

    Saskia Monday, 11 November 2013 12:50 PM

    At least 1000 could participate, right?

    BuffaloaCitizen Monday, 11 November 2013 10:17 AM

    How come these same protestors do not demand for an investigation into war crimes which has destroyed national harmony or are they just those famous hench-aiyas of the state.

    Shaik Anwar Ahamath Monday, 11 November 2013 10:22 AM

    To what effect are these protests, when these journalists are already here, except expose ourselves as a bunch of morons.

    Concerned Monday, 11 November 2013 12:57 PM

    Any of the protesters seen the video?

    Prometheus Monday, 11 November 2013 10:34 AM

    100 demonstrators? Thats it? Thats a sign that our patriots are losing big time even in the Sinhala dominated areas.

    ind Monday, 11 November 2013 10:40 AM

    sling mud? don't they have to to protest against who actually slang mud to SL for LTTE $$$ ??

    ind Monday, 11 November 2013 10:41 AM

    idiot? you want 15 million to come ??

    CP Tuesday, 12 November 2013 06:06 AM

    Government banned any protest during CHOGM. How come only this been allowed in a very high security area during CHOGM. Interesting to know...

    Saman Monday, 11 November 2013 10:47 AM

    Hasn't the Government banned protests for this month? How come there can be such protests?


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