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To people who are restoring "without a nation of their own" in the intro, please provide a verifiable source. I couldn't find anything like this in the source currently cited in the article (N. Subrahmanian, pp. 150-158). If I'm wrong, please provide the exact quote.
The term "stateless nation" conjures up an image of a repressed, helpless group. While this might be true for Sri Lankan Tamil people in the context of the SL Civil War, it's not applicable to the Tamils as a whole (e.g. those living in India or Singapore). If you want to retain this phrase in the intro, please provide a clear reference. utcursch | talk 01:58, 4 August 2014 (UTC)