Sri Lankans protest for release of prisoner in Saudi
Sri Lankan human rights activists demonstrate outside the Saudi embassy in Colombo on July 11, 2012. The demonstrators demanded the release of Sri Lankan worker Premanath Perera who had been jailed in Saudi Arabia for allegedly worshipping an image of Buddha. Activists say the Sri Lankan worker had been convicted recently and want Sri Lankan authorities to secure his release and bring him back to the island. (AFP/Getty Images)
Willie Walsh has always been one of the most outspoken chief executives in the aviation industry but now having steered British Airways and Iberia back into the black, the Irishman is proving there is metal behind his words.