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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The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.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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Tamils launch cycling campaign calling for international justice mechanism

Monday August 31, 2015
Tamil Diaspora activists on Monday launched an Europe-wide three weeks cycling campaign calling for the setting up of an international justice mechanism. The campaign was launched by Tamil Co- ...
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US for domestic probe - Biswal

Wednesday August 26, 2015
The United States announced today that it will back a domestic probe on the allegations of violations of international humanitarian law during the last stages of the armed conflict, the AFP has rep ...
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Tamils resolve to continue their political struggle for Tamil Eelam and seek international justice for genocide

Monday August 24, 2015
Tamil political activists from six Diaspora organisations and journalists from seven Diaspora media groups converged in London last Saturday (22.08.2015) and resolved to continue their political st ...
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Tamil Diaspora representatives hold talks with the president of the senate of Paraguay

Thursday August 20, 2015
Tamil Diaspora representatives met Mario Abdo Benitez, the president of the senate of Paraguay, and asked for the country's support at the United Nations Human Rights Council. The meeting took p ...
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