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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: An international investigation is essential for justice ...
1 April 2014

Amnesty International supports the recommendation to establish an international inquiry mechanism to further investigate the alleged violations ...

Document       ASA 37/009/2014

Sri Lanka must end its aggressive campaign against Ruki ...
31 March 2014

Amnesty International was pleased to learn of the release from custody in Sri Lanka of internationally-respected human rights defenders Ruki Fernando ...

Document       ASA 37/007/2014

Sri Lanka: The Human Rights Council should establish a ...
31 March 2014

In this oral statement Amnesty International reiterates its call to the Human Rights Council to initiate an international commission of inquiry to ensure ...

Document       ASA 37/008/2014

UN investigation brings new hope for justice in Sri Lanka ...
27 March 2014

The Sri Lankan government must end a nationwide crackdown on dissent and cooperate with UN investigators, Amnesty International said today after ...

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Amnesty International | UN investigation brings new hope for ...
27 March 2014

The Sri Lankan government must end a nationwide crackdown on dissent and cooperate with UN investigators, Amnesty International said today after ...

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Sri Lanka: Activists in northern Sri Lanka at risk
21 March 2014

Human rights defenders in Northern Sri Lanka have been arrested, detained, and threatened. This has coincided with the UN Human Rights Council ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/006/2014

Sri Lankan government amplifies its 'dirty tactics' during UN ...
20 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INDIA. PRESS RELEASE. 20th March 2014. Sri Lankan government amplifies its 'dirty tactics' during UN session. ...

Press Release       ASA 37/005/2014

Amnesty International | Sri Lankan government amplifies its ' ...
19 March 2014

The Sri Lankan government's ongoing dirty tactics to silence and smear dissidents are a brazen attempt to deflect criticism as the country faces fresh ...

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Sri Lanka: Free prominent human rights defenders Ruki ...
17 March 2014

The arbitrary arrest and detention of prominent human rights defenders is an attempt to silence criticism and divert the spotlight from ongoing abuses ...

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Sri Lanka: Briefing exposes how activists brave retaliation ...
26 February 2014

The Sri Lankan government's targeting of critics persists at alarming levels, with more surveillance and harassment reported ahead of next month's UN ...

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