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UN/UNHRC has failed to meet its obligations

By Neville Ladduwahetty   During the course of a speech to the Law Society in London on June 26, 2017 the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein stated that Britain’s Prime Minister had “…called for human rights laws to be overturned if they were to “get...

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The clash of two histories in one nation

By  H. L. D. MAHINDAPALA The two critical streams of  thought that flowed down the 20th century and bloodied the political landscape came from the North. These two streams swept aside all other Left-wing currents which were struggling to dominate the mainstream. Both streams of thought were identified and articulated...

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HOW LEGAL ARE THE POE AND OISL ACTIONS VIS A VIS SRI LANKA ?

By Shenali D Waduge please peruse the facts in this article come to a principled conclusion  –  Looks like Admiral Sarath Weerasekera has upset the UNHRC Head In April 2017 Amnesty International admitted that the very basis of the Geneva Resolution 30/1 adopted in Oct 1, 2015 is questionable. Then...