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Lock-down Sri Lankan military officer diagnosed with the coronavirus

Tuesday March 17, 2020
An army officer who supervised the detention of foreign tourists has been diagnosed with the coronavirus, the Sri Lankan military has said.  
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Sri Lankan army to lock up tourists in internment camps for 14 days

Tuesday March 10, 2020
The Sri Lankan government has tasked its military the process of locking-up tourists arriving from Coronavirus-hit countries for fourteen days.  
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Are India and the West Coming to Terms with the Changing Reality?

Saturday March 07, 2020
By Dr A.R.Sriskanda Rajah  
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TNA leaders clash as general election called in Sri Lanka

Tuesday March 03, 2020
TNA leaders Sumanthiran and Saravanapavan have clashed over the allocation of party resources, political sources in Jaffna said.  
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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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Rajapaksa regime resumes detention of Tamils under terrorism laws

Tuesday December 10, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has arrested and detained four Tamils in Trincomalee district under the draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act 1978.   ...
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British court convicts Sri Lankan general of public order offence

Friday December 06, 2019
A senior Sri Lankan general has been convicted by a British court of committing a criminal offence under Section 4A of the Public Order Act 1986.   ...
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Muslim man arrested on charges of planning to assassinate the Sri Lankan president

Wednesday December 04, 2019
A Muslim man has been arrested by the Sri Lankan police on charges of planning to assassinate President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.   ...
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LTTE is not a criminal organisation - Switzerland's Federal Supreme Court

Tuesday December 03, 2019
Switzerland's top court has made a landmark ruling that the LTTE is not a criminal organisation.    ...
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