Apart from Suaram, the co-organisers of the screening were NGOs Aliran, Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development, Amnesty International – Malaysia, Joint Action Group for Gender Equality, Community Communications Centre (Komas), and Lawyers for Liberty. (Colombo Gazette) Several human rights groups expressed solidarity with embattled activist Lena Hendry by screening the documentary on Sri Lanka which had landed her in trouble, Malaysiakini reported.The screening of ‘No Fire Zone: The Killing Files of Sri Lanka’ took place at Suaram’s office in Petaling Jaya in Malaysia on Saturday night.
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“Such violence is especially untimely following the Aqaba Summit, where the parties made a commitment to implementing the Quartet’s Road Map,” said a statement issued by a spokesman for Mr. Annan, referring to a plan that calls for the Israelis and Palestinians to take a series of parallel and reciprocal steps over the next three years towards the vision of establishing two states living side by side in peace and security.”The Secretary-General calls on the parties not to allow violence, the aim of which is clearly to derail the peace process, to set the agenda,” the statement added. “He commends the two Prime Ministers for their recent expressions of determination to stay the course. The Secretary-General believes that the Road Map sets out the best path to achieve a just, lasting and comprehensive peace that would ensure the security of the peoples of the Middle East.”