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UNP government's bona fides questioned as white van driver makes startling revelations

Tuesday November 12, 2019
The bona fides of the UNP government in organising a press conference for a white van driver on the heels of the presidential election have been questioned by human rights activists.  
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Sinhalese man sentenced to eight years in prison for purporting to hijack a plane

Friday November 08, 2019
An Australian Court of Appeal has reduced the prison sentence of a Sinhalese man who purported to hijack a passenger airplane.  
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Sri Lankan government releases a stamp depicting Tamils as demons

Monday November 04, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has published a postal stamp depicting the Tamils as demons.  
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Sinhalese-owned cafe bans the use of Tamil language

Tuesday October 29, 2019
A Sinhalese-owned cafe in Colombo has banned the use of Tamil language within its premises.  
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Mothers of disappeared Tamils protest against Gotabaya's visit to Jaffna

Monday October 28, 2019
Mothers of disappeared Tamils held a vigil today condemning Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit to Jaffna.
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Mothers of disappeared Tamils protest against Gotabaya's visit to Jaffna

Monday October 28, 2019
Mothers of disappeared Tamils held a vigil today condemning Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit to Jaffna. ...
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UK's opposition leader calls for Sri Lankan troops to be withdrawn from the Tamil homeland

Thursday October 24, 2019
The United Kingdom's leader of the opposition has called for the Sri Lankan military forces to be withdrawn from the Tamil homeland.   ...
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Allegations against Shavendra Silva are 'serious and credible' - the US

Wednesday October 23, 2019
The US has said it will press ahead with its human rights agenda regardless of who wins the upcoming presidential election in Sri Lanka.   ...
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Gotabaya Rajapaksa rejects UNHRC Resolution 30/1

Tuesday October 15, 2019
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said he will not adhere to the commitments made by the Wickremesinghe  government in the UNHRC Resolution 30/1.   ...
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