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Keystone Cops

A significant problem facing the average Sri Lankan citizen is the real possibility of being illegally arrested, illegally held long past the judicial period of 24 hours and brutally tortured to confes... Read More...
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A Sri Lankan Rights Commission Goes Nowhere

In January 2007, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse, under pressure from human rights activists around the world, did what politicians always do when they want to pass the buck. He created a body with the cumbersome name of the Presidential Commis... Read More...
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The Flying Tigers of Tamil Eelam Buzz Sri Lanka

 Photo of the Galle Face Hotel in happier times, by Glenn Sundeen At 1:50 am Sunday, when most of Colombo was either sleeping or watching Sri Lanka’s cricketing heroes succumb to Australia in the final of the World Cup being played a dozen ti... Read More...