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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The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.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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News

Canadian Tamil abducted and murdered in Colombo

Friday November 29, 2019
A Canadian Tamil has been abducted and killed in Colombo, less than two weeks after Gotabaya Rajapaksa was elected the Sri Lankan president.   ...
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Tamils commemorate their fallen freedom fighters in occupied Tamil Eelam

Wednesday November 27, 2019
Tens of thousands of Tamils flocked to the cemeteries of their fallen freedom fighters in occupied Tamil Eelam today, defying the threats of the Sri Lankan military forces armed to the teeth. ...
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Tamils celebrate National Leader's 65th birthday

Tuesday November 26, 2019
Tamils across the world are celebrating their National Leader Mr V.Pirapaharan's 65th birthday.   ...
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Self-determination is the basis for any political solution - British Shadow Chancellor

Friday November 22, 2019
Any political solution to the Tamil national question in Sri Lanka should be founded on the principles of self-determination, the United Kingdom's Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced. ...
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