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Sri Lanka: The CTA bill needs to be comprehensively overhauled; Timelines set in Geneva should not dictate the process.

Kishali Pinto Jayewardena. (Sunday Times/03.3.19) Verbal gymnastics indulged in by Sri Lankan politicians in respect of the draft Counter Terrorism Act (CTA), now before Parliament...

Sri Lanka: JVP to oppose ‘Counter Terrorism Bill’; says PTA should be abolished.

The JVP opposes the Prevention of Terrorism Act enacted in 1979 as well as the new Counter-Terrorism Bill and demands that the government abolishes...

Sri Lanka justice minister contradicts Foreign Ministry on Counter-Terrorism Bill

Image: Has Sri Lanka government taken  Ben Emmerson for a ride? Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe has contradicts Foreign Ministry of Sri Lanka on how to proceed enacting...
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