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Connecting the dots: The death of a drug trafficker and the state of democracy – Ambika Sathkumamathan

Image: There is widespread concern about the militarisation of the COVID response and broader militarisation under the cover of COVID. Yet, militarisation too is...

Sri Lanka: Dangerous justification of extra-judicial killings

SSP Ajith : living in a fool's paradiseEditorial - Ceylon Today Yesterday, our lead story, quoting Police Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that hereafter...

A list of Commissions and Committees appointed by GoSL (2006- 2013)

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Sri Lanka: Death of 3 suspects in Po;ice custody; another case of extra judicial killings – BASL

Dead body of a killed suspect The explanation given by the police regarding the death of three suspects who were under police custody arrested...

ACF, a charity accuses Sri Lanka over ‘heinous’ aid workers massacre

France's Action Against Hunger (ACF) on Tuesday accused Sri Lankan security forces of killing 17 aid workers in cold blood and then organising a...

SRI LANKA : Extrajudicial Killings – as an indicator of the collapse of the ethical and moral order

A Statement by the Asian Human Rights CommissionYesterday, in our statement titled murders and extra judicial killings we commented on the killing of a...
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