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  • Sep 18 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Hail and farewell with UNanswered questions

The United Nations Secretary General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon visits Sri Lanka on Wednesday for what is a virtual farewell call as he completes his term of office at the helm of the 193- nation world body. According to unconfirmed reports he is now a possible contender for the Presidency of his native land, South Korea. [...]

  • Jul 30 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific, Middle East

War crimes probe: Double standards exposed

Muslims around the world observed Eid-ul-Fitr this week, the end of the month-long annual fast in rather sombre mood. Blood-letting sectarian strife has torn them apart in no less a place than West Asia, their citadel. In Saudi Arabia, the holiest of holy places was not spared; nor were other Islamic nations – Iraq, Turkey [...]

  • Jul 30 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Is this a process for reconciliation or a process for betraying our armed forces?

Sweden, July 24 — As per a Information Note Circulated by Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu, Prime Minister has appointed a Secretariat to seek the views of the public on so-called process and mechanisms for reconciliation in Sri Lanka and seek suggestions for ‘their’ design of; 1) Office of Missing Persons 2) Truth, Justice, Reconciliation and Non-Recirrence Commission [...]

  • Jun 27 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Sri Lanka to become a leader in eco-civilization

Sri Lanka, Dec. 1 — President Maithripala Sirisena, addressing the Global Climate Change Summit (COP 21) in Paris, said Sri Lanka intended to emerge as a leader in eco-civilization. “To want to achieve this by protecting nature, by limiting the use of natural resources to be within the sustainable economical capacity of the country and [...]

  • Jan 06 / 2016
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Asia-Pacific

Plight Of Muslim IDPs In Puttalam

Plight Of Muslim IDPs In Puttalam mffcoexist 1662 words 19 October 2015 Forum for Peaceful Coexistence, Sri Lanka boardb English (c) 2015 By Mohamed Shareef Asees – It has been 25 years since the Muslims were forcibly evicted from their homes in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka. It is reported that around 15,000 Muslim [...]

  • Dec 07 / 2015
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Asia-Pacific

Beating genocide

Beating genocide Gareth Evans 1071 words 7 December 2015 Republica HTREPB English Copyright © 2015 Nepal Republic Media Pvt. Ltd.   Nepal, Dec. 7 — Slaughtering people not for anything they do, but simply for who they are-their national, ethnic, racial, religious, or political identity-is morally as bad as it gets. Yet that was the [...]

  • Aug 04 / 2015
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Europe

U.N intervenes in Sri Lanka’s North: U.S. specter looms

  U.N intervenes in Sri Lanka’s North: U.S. specter looms Daya Gamage – Asian Tribune Political Analysis 1388 words 4 August 2015 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2015. Asiantribune.com   Washington, Aug. 4 — Fulfilling one of the agenda items of the professional operatives within the global Tamil Diaspora who took over from the place [...]

  • Jun 21 / 2015
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Europe

U.S. skeptical Sri Lanka entered new era since Tamil Tiger defeat

  U.S. skeptical Sri Lanka entered new era since Tamil Tiger defeat Daya Gamage Daya Gamage – Asian Tribune Overview of US Terror Report 1552 words 21 June 2015 Asian Tribune HTASIT English Copyright 2015. Asiantribune.com   Washington, June 21 — Reflecting the often aired sentiments and demands of secessionist advocates within the global Tamil [...]

  • Jun 10 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

Festering Sri Lanka: What should India do?

Listen to Article | Translate Article | Share   Festering Sri Lanka: What should India do? Distributed by Contify.com 2133 words 10 June 2014 gfiles ATGFIL English Copyright 2014 Sarvashrestha Media Pvt. Ltd.   It is imperative that the new government goes for a total overhaul of India’s policy on Sri Lanka as past efforts have [...]

  • Mar 16 / 2014
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Asia-Pacific

West tries to de-stabilise the country – Minister Champika Ranawaka

West tries to de-stabilise the country – Minister Champika Ranawaka 2907 words 16 March 2014 Sunday Observer (Sri Lanka) SUNOSL English Copyright 2014. The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd.   Sri Lanka, March 16 — Technology, Research and Atomic Energy Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said the US, West, Tamil Nadu and neo-nazi Tamil separatist movement are attempting [...]

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