Sri Lanka says it will withdraw from UN rights resolution | News

Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister, who oversaw a brutal end to a decades-long conflict with Tamil separatists, said on Wednesday the country was withdrawing from a United Nations resolution investigating alleged war crimes. Mahinda Rajapaksa was president when Sri Lankan troops defeated Tamil Tiger rebels in 2009, but rights groups accused the army of killing at least…

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Home › Teams › Sri Lanka Captain: Angelo Mathews Coach: Marvan Atapattu Sri Lanka Biography Right from the era of Mahadevan Sathasivam in the late 1940s, Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) has always been a force to contend with. The MJ Gopalan Trophy, the annual fixture between Tamil Nadu and Ceylon, made sure that their big…

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Home › Teams › Sri Lanka Captain: Angelo Mathews Coach: Marvan Atapattu Sri Lanka Biography Right from the era of Mahadevan Sathasivam in the late 1940s, Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) has always been a force to contend with. The MJ Gopalan Trophy, the annual fixture between Tamil Nadu and Ceylon, made sure that their big…

Sri Lanka says it will withdraw from UN rights resolution

Sri Lanka’s prime minister says the government has decided to withdraw from co-sponsorship of a 2015 U.N. Human Rights Council resolution calling for the investigation of allegations of war crimes committed during the island nation’s long civil warBy KRISHAN FRANCIS Associated PressFebruary 19, 2020, 12:33 PM2 min readCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s prime minister…

Sri Lanka says it will withdraw from UN rights resolution

Sri Lanka’s prime minister says the government has decided to withdraw from co-sponsorship of a 2015 U.N. Human Rights Council resolution calling for the investigation of allegations of war crimes committed during the island nation’s long civil warBy KRISHAN FRANCIS Associated PressFebruary 19, 2020, 12:33 PM2 min readCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s prime minister…

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LEN – www.lankaenews.com | Open letter to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa..!

Open letter to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa..! S.V. Kirubaharan, France (Lanka-e-News -07.Dec.2019, 10.00PM) “Don’t trust too much. Don’t love too much. Don’t hope too much. Because that too much can hurt … Read More

Sri Lanka says it will withdraw from UN rights resolution

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s prime minister said Wednesday that the government has decided to withdraw from co-sponsorship of a 2015 U.N. Human Rights Council resolution calling for the investigation of allegations of war crimes committed during the island nation’s long civil war.Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s announcement comes days after the U.S. State Department…