Topic: Centre for Policy Alternatives
Terrorism & Security UN rights council to take up competing resolutions on Sri Lanka war crimes, aid
Sri Lanka will fight a resolution backed by Western nations calling for an inquiry into possible war crimes during the conflict against the Tamil Tigers.
05/26/2009 01:00 am
Despite the government's declaration of victory, the area remains off limits, raising concerns about human rights violations and getting aid to civilians.
05/20/2009 01:00 am
The military said it shot dead Vellipulai Prabhakaran Monday, a day after the rebels admitted defeat in their 26-year war.
05/18/2009 01:00 am
Saturday's elections in an old Tamil Tiger stronghold offer the prospect of more autonomy and an end to civil war.
05/09/2008 01:00 am