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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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11 Tamils arrested in Malaysia, Britain under counter-terrorism laws

Thursday October 10, 2019
Eleven Tamils have been arrested in Malaysia and the United Kingdom under counter-terrorism laws.  
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10 years on no justice for parents of disappeared children

Tuesday October 01, 2019
As the world marks International Children's Day today, the parents of Tamil children made to disappear by the Sri Lankan state have held vigils demanding international justice.  
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Thousands of Tamils throng to the site of Thileepan's hunger strike

Thursday September 26, 2019
Thousands of Tamils thronged to Thileepan's monument in Nallur, Jaffna, today, where the legendary freedom fighter died 32 years ago.  
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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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Relatives of the disappeared seek international justice; vigils held across Tamil Eelam and abroad

Friday August 30, 2019
The relatives of Tamils made to disappear by the Sri Lankan state have held vigils across Tamil Eelam, demanding international justice. ...
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Sinhala Buddhist monk who desecrated a Hindu temple claims he was mentally ill

Tuesday August 27, 2019
The Sinhala Buddhist monk who desecrated Niraviyadi Pillaiyar Temple, Mullaithivu, has claimed he was mentally ill at that time.   ...
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Military ties with Sri Lanka could be under threat, the US warns

Wednesday August 21, 2019
The US has warned that its military ties with Sri Lanka could be under threat following the appointment of Shavendra Silva as army chief.   ...
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Chandrika to become SLFP's prime ministerial candidate?

Tuesday August 20, 2019
Speculation is rife in Colombo's political circles that the SLFP is considering appointing Mrs Chandrika Kumaratunga as the party leader.   ...
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