Prabhakaran and several other Tamil Tiger leaders have committed suicide. The remaining cadres are seeking to surrender. Announcement due at 10am local time, about 9:30pm pacific today.
LTTE is seeking cease fire. Independent committee sought to oversee surrender process, but rejected by Sri lanka military. Seeking medical support for wounded cadres & civilians; also rejected.
President has arrived at airport, returning from Jordan, to great celebration. Now heading for Colombo.
(This via a highly reliable source on the ground in Sri Lanka.)