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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says Sri Lankan domestic mechanisms a failure

Thursday February 27, 2020
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has rejected Sri Lanka's pledge to establish another commission of inquiry, stating Sri Lanka's domestic accountability mechanisms are failures.
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Sri Lanka formally withdraws from UNHRC Resolution 30/1

Wednesday February 26, 2020
The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.  
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Jaffna enveloped by fear as Sri Lankan paramilitaries arrest 41 Tamil men

Tuesday February 25, 2020
Commandos of the Sri Lankan Special Task Force (STF) have arrested 41 Tamils in Jaffna today.  
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Has Another Great Power Game Begun in Sri Lanka?

Tuesday February 18, 2020
By Dr A.R.Sriskanda Rajah  
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With love from America: the US slaps down travel ban on Sri Lankan military commander

Friday February 14, 2020
As Sri Lankans celebrated Valentine's Day, the US slapped down a travel ban on the country's army commander, Lt. General Shavendra Silva.  
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UN bans genocidal Sri Lankan troops from global peacekeeping missions

Wednesday September 25, 2019
The UN has banned genocidal Sri Lankan troops from participating in global peacekeeping missions.   ...
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UK-resident Eelam Tamil executed by Malaysian police; wife missing

Wednesday September 25, 2019
An Eelam Tamil who had made the UK his home has been executed by Malaysian police while on holiday.   ...
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Mass rally in Mullaithivu condemns desecration of Tamil temple by Sinhala Buddhists

Tuesday September 24, 2019
A mass rally was held in Mullaithivu today condemning the desecration of Neeraaviyadi Pillaiyar temple by gangs of Sinhala Buddhists monks.   ...
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Tamil temple desecrated - Buddhist monk's remains cremated with police protection

Monday September 23, 2019
Sinhala Buddhist extremists backed by the Sri Lankan police have cremated the remains of a Buddhist monk inside a Tamil Hindu temple.   ...
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