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Decision to abstain from Lanka vote taken at political level

Sri Lanka refuses to cooperate with UN war crimes probe

Sri Lanka has refused to cooperate with a United Nations investigation into alleged war crimes during the final phase of the country's civil war, saying it will not subject itself to the jurisdiction of the top rights body. "We will not submit ourselves to this process," External Affairs Minister G L Peiris said while addressing the foreign correspondents here last night, reiterating Sri Lanka's position on the matter. "We have taken a clear position that we will not subject ourselves to ..., 1 week ago

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Diplomacy with Lanka has been spot-on

India did well to abstain from the UN resolution. That gives it the leverage to reach out to Sri Lankan Tamils In April 1977, just after the Janata Party government assumed office, the eminent Soviet foreign minister Andrei Gromyko arrived in Delhi, looking ...
 Business Line1 week ago
Sydney Morning Herald

Sri Lanka: Living in fear of the 'white vans'

The arrest on terrorism charges this week of two well-known human rights activists in Sri Lanka has sent ripples of fear through those who work for justice on the island, even though the two men were subsequently released.It was the timing, ...
 Mail & Guardian Online2 weeks ago Sri Lanka: Release of Mr. Ruki Fernando and Rev. Praveen Mahesan  Fidh3 weeks ago Australia abetting Sri Lanka's stand on human rights inquiry  Sydney Morning Herald3 weeks ago U.S. expresses concern on Sri Lanka's arrest of rights activists  AlertNet4 weeks ago

Lankan issue will not affect Congress in polls, says Vasan

Union Minister and senior Congress leader G K Vasan today said the Centre's stand in abstaining from voting on a US resolution on alleged war crimes by Sri Lanka at UNHRC would not affect the party in the Lok Sabha elections. "No way the Sri Lankan ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Not voting in favour of Sri Lanka resolution could hurt Congress prospects in TN  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago Not voting in favour of SL resolution could hurt Congress prospects  Zee News2 weeks ago Not voting in favour of SL re'lution could hurt Cong prospects  Business Standard2 weeks ago
Jagran Post

Lankan Tamil issue no longer a vote catcher for Tamil Nadu parties

India's abstention at theUNHRCduring the voting on a resolution on the human rights situation in Sri Lanka may have triggered protests in TamilNadu, but political leaders here are paying only a lip service to LankanTamilsin their campaign, unlike in 2009 ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Congress in troubled waters in Tamil Nadu  Deccan Herald1 month ago Jayalalithaa flays Prime Minister on TN fishermen issue  Jagran Post1 month ago Cong pressured to move resolution against SL  Deccan Herald1 month ago

UN asks Sri Lanka to cooperate with UNHRC

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has asked Sri Lanka to engage constructively and cooperate with its human rights body to implement a resolution calling for an international inquiry into alleged war crimes committed during the final stages of the countrys civil war. Mr.
 The Hindu2 weeks ago UN asks Lanka to cooperate with UNHRC  Zee News2 weeks ago

Freed Mar 19 Sri Lanka releases rights activists after outcry

(AFP) - Sri Lanka has released two leading rights activists after their detention under strict anti-terrorism laws triggered international condemnation, police and supporters said on Wednesday. Father Praveen Mahesan, a Catholic priest who heads ...
 Lanka Business Online3 weeks ago Sri Lanka bows to international pressure, releases rights activists  Times of India1 month ago Sri Lanka bows to pressure; releases rights activists  Business Standard1 month ago Bowing to Pressure, Lanka Releases Rights Activists  Outlook1 month ago
Al Jazeera

Sri Lanka faces fresh condemnation at UN

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka faces fresh condemnation at the United Nations’ top human rights body this week in a move that observers say could lead to an international criminal investigation for war crimes. A US-led resolution demanding accountability for ...
 Himalayan times3 weeks ago Rights Motion Mar 26 Sri Lanka faces censure at US rights body  Lanka Business Online3 weeks ago UN considers probe into Sri Lanka atrocities  Al Jazeera3 weeks ago Sri Lanka faces toughest UN censure over war crimes  Channel NewsAsia3 weeks ago

Congress downplays PC's remark on Sri Lanka issue

Congress today downplayed Finance Minister P Chidambaram's remark that India should have supported the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka. "He is certainly entitled to that view and we understand that he is from Tamil Nadu. Equally, Congress, on a ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Cong downplay's Chidambaram's remark on Lanka issue  Business Standard3 weeks ago Congress downplays Chidambaram's remark on Lanka vote  NDTV3 weeks ago UNHRC resolution: Congress downplays P Chidambaram's remark on Sri Lanka issue  Economic Times3 weeks ago

The war was against the LTTE, not the Tamils: Lanka Prez

Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa has debunked international criticism over the treatment of the island nation’s Tamil minority population. "The war was not against the Tamils. We only fought a brutal terrorist outfit that was the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam)," the president told a political gathering in the southern district of Galle on Wednesday. "If our war was against Tamils, how could Tamils live happily and peacefully among the Sinhalese in the south of the country," ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Rajapaksa says Lanka only fought LTTE not Tamils  Deccan Herald1 month ago Lanka only fought LTTE not Tamils, says Rajapaksa  Jagran Post1 month ago
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