Colombo (dpa) - Norway's special
envoy to Sri Lanka, Erik Solheim, arrived in Colombo for talks with Tamil
rebels aimed at reviving a stalled peace process, officials said Tuesday.
Solheim, who arrived Tuesday morning
was due to travel to the rebel-held Kilinochchi area, 320 kilometres north
of the capital, for talks with the head of their political wing, S.P. Thamilselvan.
He was also to meet government representatives
involved in the peace process before leaving Friday, officials said.
A Norwegian-backed peace process between