Only the US has the authority to find out the persons made to disappear, the relatives of the persons made to disappear said in Vavuniya yesterday.
They said so in a media conference held at the struggle shed in Vavuniya regarding an e-mail sent to the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the US.
Elaborating further they said that around 25,000 persons were made to disappear during the ethnic war in Vanni. We are holding fasting protest eating only a meal a day for the1347th day. Our fasting will continue until we find our children.
Sri Lanka has failed to fulfil our request to bring our children from detention camps and other secret places. Only the US has the Authority to find the persons made to disappear. We kindly request the Secretary to use his good office to help these mother who are being distressed, they said.