Video:Tamil Protest in Brisbane, Australia, February 4th, 2009

The Tamil minority in Sri Lanka is now under savage military attack and the Sri Lankan army advances on the Tamil Eelam provinces, indiscriminately slaughtering Tamils who mainly live on the north and east of the island.

This is a video record of a protest organised by Brisbane's small Tamil community on February 4th -- Sri Lankan Independence Day.During the same period thousands of Tamils had mobilised around the world especially in England and Canada.Similar protests were held in Sydney, Perth and Melbourne.

For background information on the situation in Sri Lanka for Tamils go here .

Formats available: Quicktime (.mov)