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  • New Constitution will compromise our soldiers

    New Constitution will compromise our soldiers

    (Courtesy of The Ceylon Today)

    Joint Opposition and SLFP Member of Parliament Prasanna Ranatunga says that they have clearly set forth their stand that the Unitary State and the prominence accorded to Buddhism in the Constitution cannot be compromised in …



  • Global Sri Lankans Concern on Police State

    Global Sri Lankans Concern on Police State

    Global Sri Lankan Forum, GSLF has raised their  serious concerns  on imminent Police State in Sri Lanka to attack patriots and opposition politicians.

    The GSLF has issued the strongly worded Press Release. The full text of the Press Release  is …


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  • What was the mandate of Emmerson?

    What was the mandate of Emmerson?

    (Courtesy of The Island)

    By Tamara Kunanayakam,
    former Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva
    and
    Dr. PalithaKohona,
    former Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York

    The Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur Ben …


  • Lanka sledgehammered by UN

    Lanka sledgehammered by UN

    Ben Emmerson responds to the media at UN compound in Colombo on the afternoon of July 14, 2017.UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative Una McCauley looks on.

    By Shamindra Ferdinando

    Ben Emmerson, QC, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion …



  • War Heroes or criminals?

    War Heroes or criminals?

    (Courtesy of The Island)

    The former Navy Spokesman Commodore D.K.P.Dassanayake was arrested last week on charges of causing the disappearance of 11 persons in 2008. Dassanayake, a highly decorated Naval officer who played a major role in the war, is …