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Human Rights in República Socialista Democrática de Sri Lanka

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Sri Lanka: New government must make human rights a priority ...
9 January 2015

Sri Lanka's new government must urgently address a legacy of pressing human rights issues left by the previous administration, Amnesty International ...

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Amnesty International | Sri Lanka: New government must ...
9 January 2015

Sri Lanka's new government must urgently address a legacy of pressing human rights issues left by the previous administration, Amnesty International ...

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Sri Lanka: Defenders threatened in election campaign
8 January 2015

Human rights defenders Brito Fernando, Phillip Dissanayake and Prasanga Fernando have received death threats against themselves and their families ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/001/2015

Amnesty International | Sri Lanka: Death threats against ...
7 January 2015

Sri Lankan authorities must hold to account those who threatened three prominent activists with death today and ensure that tomorrow's presidential ...

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Sri Lanka: Death threats against activists highlight risk of ...
7 January 2015

Sri Lankan authorities must hold to account those who threatened three prominent activists with death today and ensure that tomorrow's presidential ...

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Amnesty International | Sri Lanka: Human rights at risk as ...
6 January 2015

Amidst a surge in election-related harassment and violence ahead of the 8 January presidential poll, Sri Lankan authorities must ensure that people's ...

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UN Human Rights Council: Forum on Minority Issues ...
26 November 2014

Minorities live in specific places and violence against them takes place in specific contexts. It is important that this Forum convey to the Human Rights ...

Open Letter       IOR 41/041/2014

Sri Lanka: UN review highlights ongoing human rights abuse ...
30 October 2014

Public Statement       ASA 37/014/2014

Amnesty International | Sri Lanka: Activists petition parliament ...
27 October 2014

As Sri Lanka marks its national Day for the Disappeared on 27 October 2014, activists will petitioned parliamentarians to bring justice for the tens of thousands ...

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Sri Lanka: End clampdown on university student activism
24 October 2014

Public Statement       ASA 37/013/2014