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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The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.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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2200 Years old well and statue discovered in Batticaloa

Monday September 07, 2015
Archeologists have discovered a well and a statue belonging to second century BC, the Tamil Diaspora website Sankathi24 has reported. The discovery was made at Vantharumoolai Neermuha Pillaiyar  ...
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Cycling campaign reaches Luxembourg

Sunday September 06, 2015
The cycling campaign launched in London by Tamil Co-ordinating Committee on 31 August calling for the formation of an international tribunal to try Sri Lanka for the crime genocide and other intern ...
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Illegal sandmining by military-backed Sinhala gangs in Vanni

Sunday September 06, 2015
Sinhala gangs backed by the Sri Lankan military are engaged in illegal sandmining in Vannivilankulam area of Mullaithivu district. Tamil National Alliance's national list parliamentarian Shanthi ...
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Signature campaign for international judicial probe launched in Jaffna

Friday September 04, 2015
A major signature campaign for international judicial probe was launched in Jaffna today. The campaign was launched at 4pm today at Jaffna Central Bus Station. Leader of Tamil National People's ...
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