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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The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.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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Mannar Citizens' Committee joins the signature campaign

Thursday September 10, 2015
Mannar Citizens' Committee today joined the signature campaign which has now been phased out to the district. Rev. ...
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NPC members launch walking campaign calling for international judicial probe

Thursday September 10, 2015
Northern Provincial Council (NPC) members M.K.Sivajilingam and Ananthy Sasitharan (Elilan) today launched a walking campaign from Killinochi calling for an international judicial probe. The camp ...
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Germans take part in the cycling campaign

Thursday September 10, 2015
A number of German civil activists yesterday took part in the cycling campaign calling for an international judicial probe on the genocide of Tamils. The cycling campaign reached the German ci ...
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Victims of Sathurukondan massacre remembered

Wednesday September 09, 2015
Tamils gathered in large numbers at Sathurukondan Memorial, Batticaloa, today to commemorate their loved ones massacred by the Sri Lankan armed forces twenty five years ago On 9 September 1990, ...
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