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  • Sri Lanka: Failed Pledges Mar 10 Years Since War’s End

    Sri Lanka: Failed Pledges Mar 10 Years Since War’s End

    (New York) – Ten years since the end of Sri Lanka’s brutal civil war, the government has failed to provide justice for the conflict’s many victims, Human Rights Watch said today. The conflict ended on May 18, 2009, with the total defeat of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. The Sri Lankan government pledged to provide […]

  • Sri Lanka: Impunity fuels recurrence of violence

    Sri Lanka: Impunity fuels recurrence of violence

    On the tenth anniversary of the end of Sri Lanka’s three decade-long internal armed conflict, Amnesty International calls on the government of Sri Lanka to end impunity and put accountability for crimes under international law and human rights violations and abuses at the heart of its transitional justice process. The horrific Easter Sunday attacks on […]

  • Sri Lanka: awaiting justice for a decade

    Sri Lanka: awaiting justice for a decade

    Image: Relatives of people who went missing during Sri Lanka’s civil war taking part in a candle light vigil. File   | Photo Credit: Getty images. Meera Srinivasan. Some of the lands of survivors are yet to be released, relatives are still missing and reconciliation is afar. Given a choice between living in a camp for displaced […]

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