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Religious leaders call for the release of Tamil political prisoners

Monday December 28, 2020
Hindu, Christian and Muslim leaders took to the streets on Monday calling for the release of Tamil political prisoners languishing in Sri Lankan jails.
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Covid-19 death toll mounts in Sri Lanka

Sunday December 27, 2020
A total number of 191 people have died in Sri Lanka after having contracted the coronavirus.   On Sunday, 4 Covid-19 deaths were reported.  
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Defying state repression Heroes' Day marked across Tamil Eelam

Friday November 27, 2020
Heroes' Day was marked across occupied Tamil Eelam today, defying Sri Lankan state repression.
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Tamils project Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of Parliament

Thursday November 26, 2020
Tamils have successfully projected the Tamil Eelam national flower and Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of UK Parliament.
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Covid-19 takes its toll in Sri Lanka - 46 people dead!

Wednesday November 11, 2020
A total of forty-six people have died in Sri Lanka after having contracted the coronavirus.  
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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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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The Sri Lankan government has formally withdrawn from UNHRC Resolution 30/1.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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