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World Tamil Association   /wərld təmˈɪl əsˌoʊsiˈeɪʃən/   Listen
World Tamil Association

A terrorist organization in Sri Lanka that began in 1970 as a student protest over the limited university access for Tamil students; currently seeks to establish an independent Tamil state called Eelam; relies on guerilla strategy including terrorist tactics that target key government and military personnel.  Synonyms: Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, LTTE, Tamil Tigers, Tigers, World Tamil Movement.

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Words linked to "World Tamil Association" :   terrorist organization, act of terrorism, LTTE, Sri Lanka, Tamil Tigers, foreign terrorist organization, FTO, Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Ceylon, terrorist group, terrorism, terrorist act

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