“The Sri Lankan military is advertising a newly constructed hotel in the heart of the killing fields in the north of the island, where tens of thousands of minority Tamils were killed in 2009. The holiday resort, called Lagoon’s Edge, caters for Sinhala war tourists who want to see the last bastion of the defeated Tamil Tiger rebels.”

Frances Harrison takes up the story in the Huffington Post. For more on Ethical Tourism in Sri Lanka, and which military run attractions to avoid, check out our “Think Again” campaign.


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