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War Crimes In Sri Lanka

Reprieve for Sri Lanka as UN rights council defers report on violations till Sept 15
ZURICH: Sri Lankan President Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisawa got the good news that his country has been given a six-month reprieve by the UN Human Rights Council during his visit to India this month. The UN Human Rights long-awaited report on ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Sri Lanka Draws Wide Support
Sri Lanka drew wide support at the UN Human Rights Council last week after the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein gave a brief explanation over the reasons why a much waited report on Sri Lanka had been postponed. Speaking at ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader2 weeks ago
Independent Television Network
The UN Human Rights Council has defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war
as a very rational decision taken in a relatively unique case.President of the UN Human Rights Council Joachim Rucker said the decision to defer the release of the report on the human rights violations in Sri Lanka to September of this year was very ...
 Independent Television Network4 weeks ago
UCAN India
UN deferral must be used to make Sri Lanka war crimes report stronger
Pro-government supporters protest last year in Colombo against a UN resolution to investigate alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka By Ruki Fernando Colombo: This month, the UN Human Rights Council announced it would defer publication of a major ...
 UCAN India1 month ago
South Asian Terrorism Portal
UN defends its decision to defer report on Sri Lanka war crime investigation
 South Asian Terrorism Portal4 weeks ago
UN delays war crimes report on Sri Lanka
The delay is a clear concession to the new Sri Lankan government in return for its rapid realignment of Colombo's foreign policy away from Beijing
 World Socialist Web Site1 month ago
UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report
Geneva: The UN Human Rights Council today defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case. The President of the UN ...
 Deepika Global1 month ago
UN Defends Decision to Defer Lanka War Crime Probe Report
The UN Human Rights Council today defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case.
 Outlook1 month ago
PTI - UN-LANKA(FES146) - UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report
UN-LANKA(FES146) - UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. From Shreerupa Mitra Jha Geneva, Feb 25 (PTI) The UN Human Rights Council today defended its move to defer the release of a report ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
UN defends decision to defer 'war crimes' report on Sri Lanka
The UN Human Rights Council yesterday defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case. The President of the UN ...
 The Nation.lk4 weeks ago
No Change In Sri Lanka After Polls — V. Rudrakumar
The recent decision taken by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to defer a report based on investigations conducted on the war in Sri Lanka has drawn opposition from the Tamil Diaspora. The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) is of the ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader1 month ago
Gulf Times
Lanka enacts law to protect war crimes witnesses
Reuters/DPA/Colombo Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic minority ...
 Gulf Times1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UN Human Rights Council on war probe
COLOMBO, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high level segment of the United Nations Human Rights Council during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe
Colombo, Feb 20 Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human ...
 ProKerala.com1 month ago
ENCA
Sri Lanka adopts witness protection laws
COLOMBO Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war. Foreign governments have said that this is necessary for a reconciliation with the Tamil ethnic ...
 ENCA1 month ago
"No Change In Sri Lanka After Polls — V. Rudrakumar
/EINPresswire.com/ -- http://www.thesundayleader.lk/2015/02/22/no-change-in-sri-lanka-after-polls-v-rudrakumar/ The recent decision taken by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to defer a report based on investigations conducted on the war in Sri ...
 Financial Content1 month ago
Table UN Report on Lankan War Crimes, Demands CPM
CHENNAI: Amid allegations that the United States was behind the delay in tabling the report of the United Nations Human Rights Council probe into the genocide of Sri Lankan Tamils in 2009, the CPM on Thursday demanded that the report be tabled ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
WAR CRIMES: WITNESS PROTECTION LAW PASSED
Sri Lanka's parliament adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in the civil war that ended in 2009. Under the law, the government will set up safe houses for witnesses giving testimony to the ...
 Misna1 month ago
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
By Ranga Sirilal and Shihar Aneez COLOMBO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a ...
 AlertNet1 month ago
UK wants to see reconciliation in Sri Lanka
(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - Commenting on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) agreeing to defer publication of the OHCHR Investigation on Sri Lanka (OISL) report into alleged war crimes from March to September 2015, Mr. Hugo Swire welcomed ...
 Lankapuvath1 month ago
REUTERS - Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters. By Ranga Sirilal and Shihar Aneez COLOMBO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
Millennium Post
Lanka to brief UN Human Rights Council on war probe
Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the foreign ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago
UN delays eagerly awaited war crimes probe report 6 months
AFP GENEVA -- The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The U.N. Human Rights ...
 China Post1 month ago
Lanka gets UN nod to delay war crimes report
GENEVA Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. UN rights chief Zeid Raad Al ...
 Oman Tribune1 month ago
Reuters India
Law to protect Sri Lanka war crime witnesses
7:01pm IST COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic ...
 Reuters India1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins war crimes report reprieve
By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS - The 47-member United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), responding to a request by the newly elected government in Colombo, has deferred the release of a key UN report on human rights violations and war crimes ...
 Asia Times Online1 month ago
Sri Lankan Civil War: UN Defers Release Of Alleged War Crimes Report
The publication of a United Nations report on alleged war crimes committed during the protracted civil war in Sri Lanka has been postponed till September, according to a statement released by the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Monday. The ...
 Austin American Statesman1 month ago
UN gives Sri Lanka six-month extension on war crimes report
Comment · print · T T T+· T- Reuters United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein said he has received clear commitment from the Maithripala Sirisena-led Sri Lankan government of cooperating with his office ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
UNHRC Defers Report on SL War Crimes
COLOMBO: The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Monday deferred the submission of the Sri Lankan war crimes report from March to September this year on the recommendation of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Raad Al Hussein. However, ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Inter Press Service
Sri Lanka Gets Temporary Reprieve Over U.N. Report on War Crimes Charges
The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mr. Zeid Raad Al Hussein (right), opening the 27th Session of the Human Rights Council September 8, 2014. By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Feb 17 2015 (IPS) The 47-member Human Rights Council (HRC), ...
 Inter Press Service1 month ago
United Nations delay war crimes report
Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government had asked ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago
PTI - UN-LANKA - Sri Lanka war crime report deferred
UN-LANKA - Sri Lanka war crime report deferred Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Fromm Shreerupa Mitra Jha Geneva, Feb 16 (PTI) The UN Human Rights Council today agreed to defer by six months the presentation of a report on Sri Lanae's alleged human ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
UN council endorses delay to Sri Lanka war crimes report
BERLIN The United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, a move sought by the country's new government. The council postponed the ...
 FOXNews.com1 month ago
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
Geneva--The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 month ago
month extension on war crimes report
After Sri Lanka's newly-elected government sought more time to complete its internal probe into the alleged war crimes committed during the nation's civil war, the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday extended the deadline for release of ...
 My.NewsHub.org1 month ago
Reuters
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
The U.N. Human Rights Council voted last March to investigate war crimes in Sri Lanka, saying then President Mahinda Rajapaksa had failed to do so properly. The U.N. inquiry, advised by three experts led by former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari, was due ...
 Reuters1 month ago
SRI LANKA: UN REPORT DELAY - JUSTICE DELAYED IS JUSTICE DENIED: HIGH COMMISSIONER URGED TO GIVE ORAL STATEMENT - TGTE
Delay is based on Erroneous belief that the recent elections in Sri Lanka have heralded a new era. Ignores the fact that current president was acting defense minister during the Mullaivaikkal massacre and have little incentive to cooperate.— ...
 Financial Content1 month ago
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new ...
 Sharenet1 month ago
U.N. report on Sri Lanka rights record deferred
Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS To be presented in September; deferral to allow space for the new government to show its willingness to cooperate with on rights issues The U.N. Human Rights Council will defer the key report on ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Release of Lanka war crime report deferred by 6 months
The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal probe. ...
 The Echo Of India1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crimes report deferred by six months
The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka’s civil war, following reque-st by the country’s newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal probe. The ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
IndiaTV News
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
Geneva: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka’s civil war, following request by the country’s newly-elected government for more time to conclude its ...
 IndiaTV News1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 4:20pm IST | Place: Geneva | Agency: Reuters Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights ...
 DNA1 month ago
IOL
Sri Lanka war crimes report delayed
Geneva - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces ...
 IOL1 month ago
UNHRC defers Sri Lanka war crime report by 6 months
United Nations Human Rights Council has delayed by 6 months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal ...
 24Dunia1 month ago
Manorama Online
UN delays Sri Lanka war crime report by six month
Geneva: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal ...
 Manorama Online1 month ago
UN Postpones Sri Lanka War Crimes Report
(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) The UN Human Rights Council decided Monday to postpone discussion on a report on war crimes in Sri Lanka to September, to give the country's new government a chance to work with UN rights experts. The report on the ...
 MENAFN1 month ago
UN delays Sri Lanka war crimes report
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 Austin American Statesman1 month ago
PTI - UN-LANKA(FES21) - Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
UN-LANKA(FES21) - Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Geneva, Feb 17 (PTI) The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
UN postpones key Sri Lanka war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. The postponement came on Monday in response to ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
UN delays key report on Lanka war probe
(AFP) - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights Council ...
 Haveeru Daily Online1 month ago
First Post.com
UNHRC agrees to defer Sri Lanka war crime report by 6 months
The UN Human Rights Council on Monday agreed to defer by six months the presentation of a report on Sri Lanka's alleged human rights violations during its civil war, following requests by the country's newly elected government for more time to conclude its ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka UN war crimes report delayed until September
A LONG-awaited report into alleged atrocities committed in the final stage of Sri Lanka's civil war has been delayed until September, the UN says. Sri Lanka's new government has welcomed the delay. It had given an undertaking that it would ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 month ago
The Nation Pakistan
UN rights chief backs delay for SL war crimes report
GENEVA - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of UN human rights chief Zeid Raad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government had ...
 The Nation Pakistan1 month ago
WA Today
UN delays report on Sri Lanka war crimes
The final stages of the fighting in May 2009 in a photo released by Sri Lanka's military after the Sri Lankan special forces killed the Tamil Tigers' leader Velupillai Prabhakaran. Photo: Reuters Colombo: The United Nations' top human rights ...
 WA Today1 month ago
Sri Lanka | UN council endorses delay to war crimes report
y to war crimes report The United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed duringSriLanka'scivil war, a move sought by the country's new government. The council ...
 Macau Daily Times1 month ago
Daily Times
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA: Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Raad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government had ...
 Daily Times1 month ago
Deutsche Welle
Sri Lanka wins delay of UN war crimes report
The UN Human Rights Council has postponed the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war. The move had been requested by country's new government. The council on Monday accepted the ...
 Deutsche Welle1 month ago
REUTERS - UPDATE 2-Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
UPDATE 2-Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters. (Adds U.S. official and Sri Lankan official comments) GENEVA, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins delay on United Nations war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay on the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces have been accused ...
 ABC Online1 month ago
Rediff.com
UN agrees to defer Sri Lanka's war crime report
The UN Human Rights Council on Monday agreed to defer by six months the presentation of a report on Sri Lanka's alleged human rights violations during its civil war, following requests by the country's newly elected government for more time to conclude its internal probe. The report, which was earlier scheduled to be released on March 25 during the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council, will now be released in September this year. The deferral was recommended by the UN High Commissioner ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
U.N. delays report on Sri Lanka war crimes
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad Al-Hussein said he decided to grant a one time only postponement for six months to give Sirisena's government a chance to make good on its pledges to account for the war dead. The report, originally ...
 Los Angeles Times1 month ago
Sri Lanka War Crime Report Presentation Deferred
The UN Human Rights Council today agreed to defer by six months the presentation of a report on Sri Lanae's alleged human rights violations during its civil war, following requests by the country's newly elected government for more time to conclude its ...
 Outlook1 month ago
REUTERS - UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters. (Updates with statement, request for deferral granted) GENEVA, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
REUTERS - UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters. GENEVA, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N.
 Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
UN gives Sri Lanka six month extention over war crimes report
After Sri Lanka's newly-elected government sought more time to complete its internal probe into the alleged war crimes committed during the nation's civil war, the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday extended the deadline for release of ...
 The Nation.lk1 month ago
UN Postpones Release Of Sri Lanka War Crimes Report
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 MSN News1 month ago
*UN Postpones Sri Lanka War Crimes Report
Geneva, Rabi'II 27, 1436, February 16, 2015, SPA -- The UN Human Rights Council decided Monday to postpone discussion on a report on war crimes in Sri Lanka to September, to give the country's new government a chance to work with UN rights experts. ...
 Saudi Press Agency1 month ago
Sri Lanka exhorts UN to postpone release of war crime report
New foreign minister Mangala Samaraweera has reportedly asked the United Nations (UN) to delay the release of a report on atrocities in Sri Lanka's civil war by saying that the nation needed time to set up mechanisms to deal with any recommendations ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
First Post.com
Sri Lanka appeals to United Nations to delay war crimes probe
Sri Lanka on Thursday appealed to the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes committed towards the end of its nearly three decade-long civil war so that the new government can carry out an internal probe as it acknowledged that such violations did take ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka urges UN to delay war crimes probe
Washington: Sri Lanka Wednesday urged the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes during the island`s civil war to allow the new government to complete its own probe. Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera made the appeal in Washington on the ...
 Zee News1 month ago
First Post.com
New Sri Lanka govt asks UN to delay report on war crimes
Sri Lanka Wednesday urged the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes during the island's civil war to allow the new government to complete its own probe. The post New Sri Lanka govt asks UN to delay report on war crimes appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka minister optimistic about war-crimes report delay
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said on Thursday he was optimistic about securing a delay in the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during his country's civil war until the government has time to establish a ...
 Reuters1 month ago
UPDATE 1-Sri Lanka seeks delay in U.N. war-crimes report
(Adds quotes from Samaraweera, scheduled meeting with Kerry, background) By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka said on Wednesday it was seeking a delay of several months in the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during the ...
 Sify1 month ago
Sri Lanka says seeking delay in U.N. war-crimes report
WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Foreign MinisterMangala Samaraweera said on Wednesday his country was seeking adelay of several months in the release of a U.N. report onalleged war
 Sify1 month ago
Sri Lanka to secure delay of UN war crimes report
Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera has appealed for patience, saying Sri Lanka was in a period of "fragile transition" that some extremist elements wanted to derail. He said the new administration of President Maithripala Sirisena was "not in a ...
 DNA1 month ago
Times of India
Lanka appeals to UN to delay war crimes probe
Sri Lanka today appealed to the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes committed towards the end of its nearly three decades-long civil war so that the new government can carry out an internal probe as it acknowledged that such violations did take place.
 Times of India1 month ago
Sri Lanka seeks delay in U.N. war-crimes report
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sri Lanka said on Wednesday it was seeking a delay of several months in the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during the country's civil war until the government has time to establish a new judicial mechanism to deal with ...
 Reuters1 month ago
COUNCIL DISCUSSES REPORTS ON GUATEMALA, BOLIVIA, COLOMBIA, CYPRUS AND IRAN UNDER ANNUAL REPORT OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER
Discusses Reports on Afghanistan, Libya, Guinea and South Sudan under Technical Assistance and Capacity Building 25 March 2015 The Human Rights Council this afternoon heard the presentation of country reports on Guatemala, Bolivia, Colombia, ...
 United Nations Office at Geneva2 days ago
HR Chief Determined
By Easwaran Rutnam The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Raad al-Hussein has noted that he will release the investigations report on Sri Lanka by September, even if there is a fresh push to postpone it again. Responding to a ...
 Sri Lanka Sunday Leader6 days ago
DNA
UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report
The UN Human Rights Council today defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case.
 DNA1 month ago
UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report
The UN Human Rights Council today defended its move to defer the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case.The President of the UN Human Rights Council Joachim Rucker said that the decision to defer the release of the report on the human rights violations in Sri Lanka to September of this year was "very rational".Speaking ahead of the 28th session of the UNHRC, Rucker emphasised that both ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
UN defends its decision to defer Lanka war crime probe report
g Sri Lanka's civil war as a "very rational" decision taken in a "relatively unique" case. The President of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) Joachim Rucker said that the decision to defer the release of the report on the human rights violations in Sri ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe
Colombo, Feb 20 Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, ...
 South Asia Monitor1 month ago
First Post.com
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic minority Tamils. The ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe
Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the foreign ...
 Siasat Daily1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe
Colombo, Feb 20 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human ...
 Mangalorean1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe (Lead)
Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the foreign ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war pro …
By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News 4 minutes 26 seconds ago Colombo, Feb 20 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
NDTV
Sri Lanka Enacts Witness Protection Law Before War Crimes Probe
Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic minority Tamils. The United Nations Human ...
 NDTV1 month ago
NDTV
Sri Lanka Enacts Witness Protection Law Before War Crimes Probe
Sri Lankan Tamils hold pictures of family members who disappeared during the war against the LTTE during a protest in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. (Reuters) Colombo: Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected ...
 NDTV1 month ago
Reuters
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
al and Shihar Aneez COLOMBO Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:01pm IST Sri Lankan Tamils hold pictures of family members who disappeared during the war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) during a protest in Jaffna, about 400 km (250 miles) north of Colombo ...
 Reuters1 month ago
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
By COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic minority ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
Reuters India
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
7:01pm IST COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic ...
 Reuters India1 month ago
Reuters
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
al and Shihar Aneez COLOMBO Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:01pm IST Sri Lankan Tamils hold pictures of family members who disappeared during the war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) during a protest in Jaffna, about 400 km (250 miles) north of Colombo ...
 Reuters1 month ago
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
By Ranga Sirilal and Shihar Aneez COLOMBO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a ...
 Sify1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UNHRC on war probe
Over 65 foreign ministers from around the world will participate in the “High-Level Segment” which is expected to be held March 2, sources said. Sri Lanka recently won a six-month extension on the submission of a report on alleged war crimes to ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
Sri Lanka to brief UN Human Rights Council on war probe
Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will leave for Geneva next month to attend a high level segment of the United Nations Human Rights Council during which he will also have talks with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the Foreign ...
 China.org.cn1 month ago
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
By COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka has adopted a witness protection law ahead of an investigation into suspected human rights abuses in a 26-year civil war which foreign governments have said is necessary for a reconciliation with ethnic minority ...
 Yahoo Philippines News1 month ago
Sri Lanka enacts witness protection law before war crimes probe
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Sri Lanka enacts witness protection …
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World Bulletin
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Sri Lanka war crimes report deferred by six months
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Sri Lanka Gets Temporary Reprieve Over U.N. Report on War Crimes Charges
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First Post.com
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month: UN Human Rights Council
The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal probe. The post ...
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Independent On Saturday
Sri Lanka war crimes report delayed
Geneva - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces ...
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Sri Lanka War Crime Report Deferred by Six Months
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
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Oneindia
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
Geneva, Feb 17: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its ...
 Oneindia1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six months
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UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN ...
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
Geneva: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal ...
 Topnews.in1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
Sri Lanka`s new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. 
 Zee News1 month ago
Al Jazeera
UN postpones key Sri Lanka war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. The postponement came on Monday in response to ...
 Al Jazeera1 month ago
UN gives Sri Lanka six-month extension on war crimes report
Comment · print · T T T+· T- Reuters United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein said he has received clear commitment from the Maithripala Sirisena-led Sri Lankan government of cooperating with his office ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Livemint.com
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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 Livemint.com1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
 The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal probe.
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UCAN India
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
Sri Lankan soldiers stand at attention as their national flag is lowered as part of a daily ceremony at the Galle Face Green promenade in Colombo Sri Lanka: The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes ...
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NDTV
Sri Lanka Wins Delay Over UN War Crimes Report
Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. The Sri Lankan government forces have been accused of ...
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Sri Lanka Wins Delay Over UN War Crimes Report
File photo: Sri Lankan Tamil pro-government activists take part in a demonstration outside the British High Commission in Colombo on March 20, 2014 (AFP) Geneva: Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a ...
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U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
Soldiers of the Sri Lanka Army Commando Regiment's Maroon Berets march during a parade in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 4.Soldiers of the Sri Lanka Army Commando Regiment's Maroon Berets march during a parade in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 4.
 24Dunia1 month ago
Sydney Morning Herald
UN delays report on Sri Lanka war crimes
Colombo: The United Nations' top human rights official has agreed to delay the release of a long awaited report on alleged atrocities during the Sri Lankan civil war, saying the country's new government has offered "clear commitments" on ...
 Sydney Morning Herald1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crimes report delayed
A long-awaited report into alleged atrocities committed in the final stage of Sri Lanka's civil war has been delayed until September, the UN says. The UN Human Rights Council said last year said it would investigate the alleged war crimes but ...
 Austin American Statesman1 month ago
Melbourne Age
UN delays report on Sri Lanka war crimes
Colombo: The United Nations' top human rights official has agreed to delay the release of a long awaited report on alleged atrocities during the Sri Lankan civil war, saying the country's new government has offered "clear commitments" on ...
 Melbourne Age1 month ago
BBC
Sri Lanka war crimes report delayed
A long-awaited report into alleged atrocities committed in the final stage of Sri Lanka's civil war has been delayed until September, the UN says. Sri Lanka's new government has welcomed the delay. It had given an undertaking that it would ...
 BBC1 month ago
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes …
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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First Post.com
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
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Reuters India
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
9:59pm IST GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri ...
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Bangkok Post
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
GENEVA - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The United Nations ...
 Bangkok Post1 month ago
Arab News
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA: Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces have been ...
 Arab News1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
GENEVA, Feb 17: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan ...
 Reuters Africa1 month ago
Reuters UK
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan ...
 Reuters UK1 month ago
First Post.com
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces have ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
Sri Lanka`s bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra`ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka`s new government had asked for a delay ...
 Zee News1 month ago
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights Council ...
 Expatica Switzerland1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Channel NewsAsia
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA: Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces ...
 Channel NewsAsia1 month ago
Lebanon Daily Star
UN council endorses delay to Sri Lanka war crimes report
BERLIN: The United Nations Human Rights Council Monday delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, a move sought by the country's new government. The council postponed the ...
 Lebanon Daily Star1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Channel NewsAsia
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA: Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of UN human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government had ...
 Channel NewsAsia1 month ago
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new ...
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U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's ...
 Reuters Canada1 month ago
Reuters
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
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 Reuters1 month ago
Capital Bay
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
By Afp The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights ...
 Capital Bay1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six months
The report, which was earlier scheduled to be released on March 25 during the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), will now be out in September this year. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said it was a "difficult ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago
Sri Lanka war crimes report delayed - World News
Geneva - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces have ...
 NewsHub South Africa1 month ago
UNHRC defers Sri Lanka war crime report by six month
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Monday explained his recommendation to the Human Rights Council to delay the consideration of a long-awaited report into alleged human rights violations during the conflict in Sri Lanka for six ...
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
Geneva, Feb 17: The UN Human Rights Council has delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, following request by the country's newly-elected government for more time to conclude its internal ...
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Sri Lanka war crime report deferred by six month
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UNHRC defers Sri Lanka war crime report by 6 months
The United Nations Human Rights Council has delayed by 6 months the release of a report into
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UN gives Sri Lanka six-month extension on war crimes report
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UN postpones key Sri Lanka war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. The postponement came on Monday in response to ...
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Canberra Times
UN delays report on Sri Lanka war crimes
Colombo: The United Nations' top human rights official has agreed to delay the release of a long awaited report on alleged atrocities during the Sri Lankan civil war, saying the country's new government has offered "clear commitments" on ...
 Canberra Times1 month ago
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government forces have been ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
Zeid Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights gestures … GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief ...
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Yahoo! News Australia
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe (AFP)
Geneva (AFP) - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate
 Yahoo! News Australia1 month ago
West Australian
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe (AFP)
Geneva (AFP) - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights ...
 West Australian1 month ago
Yahoo! News Australia
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe (AFP)
Geneva (AFP) - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate
 Yahoo! News Australia1 month ago
UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
The United Nations decides to postpone a report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's … Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera speaks at the State Department in … The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited ...
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UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights Council accepted ...
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UN delays key report on Sri Lanka war crimes probe (AFP)
Geneva (AFP) - The United Nations decided Monday to postpone an eagerly-awaited report on a war crimes probe into Sri Lanka's brutal separatist war to give the country's new government a chance to cooperate with investigators. The UN Human Rights ...
 Yahoo!Xtra1 month ago
UN agrees to defer Sri Lanka's war crime report
The UNHRC agreed to defer the report on Sri Lanka's alleged human
 INooz1 month ago
ABC Radio Australia
Sri Lanka wins delay on United Nations war crimes report
Sri Lanka's new government wins a six-month delay on the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the UN human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lanka's new government has won a six-month delay ...
 ABC Radio Australia1 month ago
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
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EuroNews
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
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Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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 My.NewsHub.org1 month ago
Epoch Times
UN Council Endorses Delay to Sri Lanka War Crimes Report
BERLIN—The United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday delayed by six months the release of a report into alleged war crimes committed during Sri Lanka's civil war, a move sought by the country's new government. The council postponed the ...
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
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 AlertNet1 month ago
Yahoo! News
Sri Lanka wins delay over U.N. war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's new government won a six-month delay on Monday in the publication of a report on alleged war crimes, after the U.N. human rights chief praised its willingness to open the country up to scrutiny. Sri Lankan government ...
 Yahoo! News1 month ago
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new ...
 GlobalPost1 month ago
Lawyer Herald
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government had asked ...
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U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged
 INooz1 month ago
Reuters
Sri Lanka wins delay over UN war crimes report
Sri Lankan government forces have been accused of widespread human rights violations in the final stages of the civil war that ended in May 2009, including most of about 40,000 killings of Tamil civilians in the final weeks of the conflict.
 Reuters1 month ago
Investing.com
U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
. Jordan's Prince Zeid al-Hussein High Commissioner for Human Rights attends news conference at UN in Geneva GENEVA (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N.
 Investing.com1 month ago
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U.N. rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
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World Bulletin
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
World Bulletin / News Desk Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri ...
 World Bulletin1 month ago
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA: Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's new government ...
 My.NewsHub.org1 month ago
UN rights chief backs delay for Sri Lanka war crimes report
GENEVA, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka's bid to postpone publication of a United Nations report into alleged war crimes has won the backing of U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Monday. Sri Lanka's ...
 AlertNet1 month ago
Sri Lanka minister optimistic about war-crimes report delay
WASHINGTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said on Thursday he was optimistic about securing a delay in the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during his country's civil war until the government has time to ...
 Sify1 month ago
Sri Lanka urges UN to delay war crimes probe
WASHINGTON : Sri Lanka today urged the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes during the island’s civil war to allow the new government to complete its own probe. Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera made the appeal in Washington on the ...
 Himalayan times1 month ago
Times of India
Lanka appeals to UN to delay war crimes probe
Sri Lanka today appealed to the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes committed towards the end of its nearly three decades-long civil war so that the new government can carry out an internal probe as it acknowledged that such violations did take place.
 Times of India1 month ago
Lanka appeals to UN to delay war crimes probe
Sri Lanka today appealed to the UN to delay a report into alleged war crimes committed towards the end of its nearly three decades-long civil war so that the new government can carry out an internal probe as it acknowledged that such violations did ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Sri Lanka says seeking delay in U.N. war-crimes report
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said on Wednesday his country was seeking a delay of several months in the release of a U.N. report on alleged war crimes during his country's civil war until the government had time to ...
 Reuters1 month ago

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