Former Tamil Rebel And Sinhalese Military Officer Wed In Sri Lanka's Northern Province


Former female Tamil rebel, Premarathnam Suganthini , 19 years old,... News PhotoCeremony,Family,Former,Horizontal,Human Interest,Military,Rebellion,Sri Lanka,Tamil,Walking,Wedding,Wedding CeremonyPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Buddhika WeerasingheVISHWAMADU, SRI LANKA - SEPTEMBER 18: Former female Tamil rebel, Premarathnam Suganthini (C), 19 years old, walks to the 'poruwa ceremony' with her relatives during her wedding ceremony at the Civil Defence Force military camp on September 18, 2013 in Vishwamadu, Sri Lanka. The former female Tamil rebel and a Sinhalese military officer were legally married today in Sri Lanka's war-torn Northern province. Sri Lanka suffered through a 26-year civil war between the Tamil Tigers and the Sri Lankan military which ended in 2009. On September 21 Sri Lankans of the Northern Province will head to the polls for provincial council elections for the first time since the conflict began. (Photo by Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images)