Category Archive: Sri Lankan news

How the British Exploited Sri Lanka

Choose your Language to Translate By J.B. Müller Posted on May 26th, 2012 The Sri Lankan Diaspora overseas (mainly in Australia , Britain , Canada , New Zealand and the USA ) eagerly and indiscriminately absorbs everything appearing about their Motherland in the international print and electronic media. All what is done is done in …

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Sri Lanka accuses US of human rights abuses just before resolution

Choose your Language to Translate COLOMBO, March 2011 (Xinhua) — Just days before a U.S. sponsored resolution will be taken up against Sri Lanka at the United Nations Human Rights Council, the Sri Lankan government has strongly accused the United States of committing human rights abuses, a minister said here on Monday. Cabinet Minister Lakshman …

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Ranking Member of US Foreign Affairs Subcommittee questions Blake on Double Standards in US Foreign Policy toward Sri Lanka

Choose your Language to Translate Ranking member of US House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Congressman Eni F.H. Faleomavaega on Tuesday (Feb 26) expressed his deep concerns over the double standards applied in the US foreign policy toward Sri Lanka.  Speaking at the committee hearing on “The Rebalance to Asia: Why South Asia Matters” , the congressman …

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Tamil colonisation of Sinhela Motherland, Sri Lanka

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The TNA, the Armed Forces and the Tamils in North

Choose your Language to Translate I thought of responding to the article published in Sunday Leader on 16th Dec 2012 titled “ Plight of resettled IDP’s, striving make ends meet”. The article has been written by Niranjala Ariyawansa and Chrishanthi Christoper and mentions the “concerns” of the TNA MP’s Sumanthiran and Premachandran. What has been …

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