|Dr. Chaloka Beyani, UN Special Rapporteur
on Internally Displaced Persons
UNITED NATIONS, The strange treatment of Sri Lanka at and by the UN was on display on Wednesday in New York.
As Beyani began answered the leading question, Inner City Press left its post covering the UN Security Council and ran through the garage to the Dag Hammarskjold auditorium briefing room. Video here, from Minute 11:36.
In the upcoming “Universal Periodic Review” of Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, speakers will get only 72 second each — the least of any of the countries being reviewed, which have far lower levels of killed civilians than Sri Lanka. Watch this site.