Sri Lanka govt faces pressure over torture, rape allegations
Friday, 10 November 2017 () GENEVA (AP) — Sri Lanka’s government is facing increasing pressure to answer for alleged human rights violations following a recent war crimes lawsuit and allegations from over 50 men who said they were raped, branded or tortured as recently as this year. Their comments come nearly a decade after Sri Lanka’s civil war ended and […]
The Dinesh Chandimal led Sri Lankan team arrived in Kolkata for their six-week tour of India that starts with the first of the three-Test series, beginning on November 16. Sri Lanka will play three Tests, three ODIs and three T20Is.
GENEVA (AP) — Government envoys from Sri Lanka told the U.N.’s top human rights body Wednesday that their country is taking new steps to battle torture, a... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •Deccan Herald •Eurasia Review •All India Radio •News24