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Gotabaya Rajapaksa rejects UNHRC Resolution 30/1

Tuesday October 15, 2019
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said he will not adhere to the commitments made by the Wickremesinghe  government in the UNHRC Resolution 30/1.  
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11 Tamils arrested in Malaysia, Britain under counter-terrorism laws

Thursday October 10, 2019
Eleven Tamils have been arrested in Malaysia and the United Kingdom under counter-terrorism laws.  
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10 years on no justice for parents of disappeared children

Tuesday October 01, 2019
As the world marks International Children's Day today, the parents of Tamil children made to disappear by the Sri Lankan state have held vigils demanding international justice.  
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Thousands of Tamils throng to the site of Thileepan's hunger strike

Thursday September 26, 2019
Thousands of Tamils thronged to Thileepan's monument in Nallur, Jaffna, today, where the legendary freedom fighter died 32 years ago.  
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UN bans genocidal Sri Lankan troops from global peacekeeping missions

Wednesday September 25, 2019
The UN has banned genocidal Sri Lankan troops from participating in global peacekeeping missions.  
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Court issues interim order banning the construction of Buddhist temple in Kanniya

Monday July 22, 2019
Trincomalee High Court has issued an interim order banning the construction of a Buddhist temple in the premises of the Hindu temple in Kanniya.   ...
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13th century Hindu temple discovered in Mannar

Thursday July 18, 2019
A Hindu temple dating back to the thirteenth century has been discovered in Kurunthan, Mannar.   ...
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Tamils prevented from entering Kanniya Hindu temple; Tamil monk attacked

Tuesday July 16, 2019
The Sri Lankan security forces have blocked Tamil devotees from entering the historic Kanniya Pillaiyar Temple in Trincomalee district. ...
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Foreign militaries will not be allowed to use Trincomalee Port - Ranil

Friday July 12, 2019
The Sri Lankan Prime Minister has said his government will not allow foreign militaries to use any of its ports, including Trincomalee Port.   ...
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