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The expired ‘new’ report .

The report of the ‘Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission’ (LLRC) was presented by the government to Parliament last Friday. The government has opened its...

Grimm: Sri Lankan Government Risks Squandering Hard-Won Opportunity

Rep. Michael GrimmThe end of a three-decade long civil war in Sri Lanka has given the country an incredible opportunity to address the war's...

RC Church welcomes LLRC report

The Catholic Church yesterday stressed that the voice of the people who had been caught in the conflict for more than 30 years, is...

LLRC report: Experiment with truth – Hindu Editorial

The much-awaited report of Sri Lanka's Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission, tabled in Parliament recently, has established a key fact — that there were...

Canada commends LLRC report .

The Canadian government has commended the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) for its final report and urged the Sri Lankan government to implement...

FULL TEXT OF THE LLRC REPORT

(Sri Lanka Guardian) It has become necessary to reflect on the conflict phase and the sufferings the country has gone through as a whole...

China calls for creating good environment for Sri Lanka’s stability, construction

(Xinhua) -- China on Thursday called on the international community to create a good environment for the stability, construction and development of Sri Lanka. ...

Findings of the LLRC Report Are ‘Grossly Inadequate’

Canadian Tamil Congress Preliminary Reaction to the LLRC Report .May 19th, 2009 marked the end of Sri Lanka’s civil war; one of the world’s...

LLRC Report & Resettlement of Northern Muslims

Dr Rifai Recently chairman of the lesson learnt and reconciliation commission C. R.De Silva and his team published their report recommending many reconciliation steps...

Lessons unlearnt and reconciliation deconstructed

Dr Kumar DavidThe LLRC (Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission) appointed by President Mahinda Rajapakse has submitted its report and it is now in the...

Implementing the LLRC recommendations

Neville Ladduwahetty,While the subject of reconciliation is addressed in Chapter 8 of the LLRC report, recommendations as to how issues pertaining to reconciliation are...

High Commissioner Dr. Chris Nonis presents the LLRC Report to British Parliamentarians

High Commissioner Dr. Chris Nonis briefed British Parliamentarians from the House of Commons and the House of Lords, academics and Think Tanks, at an...

No Police Powers to Provinces

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has reiterated that the demand of the Tamil National Alliance for police powers to the North and East is not a...

The LLRC report and ‘accountability’ in Sri Lanka

Gibson Bateman Readers will find no big surprises after reading the final report of Sri Lanka’s Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC).  It is very...

LLRC Report is Janus-faced in the best, original sense of the term

Dayan JayatillekaThough not without flaws and lacuna, the long awaited LLRC report does not disappoint, and reaches high standards, ranking with the best reports...

US Tamil Political Action Council calls for internationally established investigation to ascertain facts and propose remedies

US Tamil Political Action Council dismayed at flawed domestic inquiry in Sri Lanka: Urgent International Investigation Need of the Hour The United States Tamil Political...

LLRC report reflects a shift of thinking which calls for a break with the past of post war nationalism

Jehan Perera  The initial reaction to the long awaited report of Sri Lanka’s Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission from the international human rights organizations...

US wants to see ‘LLRC gaps’ filled domestically by Colombo

 [(((Tamilnet) While Human Rights groups and Tamil parties in the island as well as the diaspora groups slammed the LLRC report by Rajapaksa-appointed Commission...

TNPF slams LLRC report

  In a press briefing held in Jaffna following the public release of the LLRC report, the by the Tamil National People Front (TNPF)...

GOSL to investigate ‘specific situations’ set out in the LLRC report

Prof. Peiris decries US stand on LLRCShamindra Ferdinando - External Affairs Minister Prof. G. L. Peiris yesterday decried a statement attributed to US State...

Sri Lankan leader accuses US of unfair criticism

BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI (AP) — Sri Lanka's president accused the United States on Tuesday of unfairly singling out a government war commission for criticism after...

TNA wants accountability mechanism for Sri Lanka

K. Radhakrishnan Calling upon the international community to establish a “mechanism for accountability” to bring to book the perpetrators of war crimes during the...

Sri Lankan Tamil leaders reject commission report, call for international war crimes probe

(AP) Sri Lankan ethnic Tamil leaders called Monday for an international war crimes inquiry into events during the final stages of the country’s civil...

Learnt Lessons, Commissioned Reconciliation ., Editorial, Daily Mirror

 It was a political case, both by the critics of the Government within and sections of the international community, that the LLRC was not...

US voices concern on Sri Lanka war report

(AFP ) The United States on Monday voiced concern over a Sri Lankan commission's report on the end of the island's civil war and...

LLRC : What we expected – A Statement from the Asian Human Rights Commission

( Sri Lanka Guardian) There was no reason to expect much from the report of the LLRC as this commission had no mandate to...

LLRC: impartial and objective – opinions

Disna Mudalige and Waruna Padmasiri The final report of the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC), would help wipe out the scepticism of certain...

Sri Lanka needs rule of war, public service: lessons commission

(LBO) - Sri Lanka has to re-build an independent public service and restore rule of law to give freedom to citizens, a commission of...

Tamil party of Sri Lanka criticizes Reconciliation Commission report

 The major Tamil political party of Sri Lanka, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC),...

The LLRC Report: A Critical Reading

For quite sometime, ever since the establishment of the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC), the Government of Sri Lanka has been asking its...
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