"SELF DETERMINATION IS KEY TO THE WORLD PEACE"
CPJ’s 2014 Global Impunity Index spotlights countries where journalists are slain and the killers go free By Elisabeth Witchel/CPJ Impunity Campaign Consultant Published April 16, 2014 NEW YORK Syria has joined the list of countries where journalists’ murders are most likely to go unpunished, while Iraq, Somalia, and the Philippines once again were the worst [...]
Apr 14 at 11:59 PM Facts given by this person; is how much, he must be suffering with the facts. Additionally, Canadian staffers in the Embassy in Colombo is giving more trouble to the Tamils. This is irritating more so because, refusal of visa to legitimate applicants! What is the difference between the Canadians & [...]
Terrorism There is an underlying threat from terrorism. Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places frequented by expatriate and foreign travellers. The military conflict between the Government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE, commonly known as ‘the Tamil Tigers’) ended in May 2009. The last reported terrorist incident was in July 2009 in [...]
Frances Harrison Ex-BBC Correspondent, Ex-Amnesty International, Journalist & Author of ‘Still Counting the Dead’ – book on Tamils who survived Sri Lanka’s 2009 war Sri Lankan human rights activists campaigned hard for an independent international commission of inquiry into war crimes during the end of the conflict in 2009. Last month members of the UN [...]
Date: 13 April 2014 00:45 Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:18:58 -0400 The disturbing report in the Attachment forwarded for you kind attention , Thanks http://groundviews.org/2014/04/11/the-arrest-detention-and-torture-of-tamils-in-post-war-sri-lanka/ The arrest, detention and torture of Tamils in post-war Sri Lanka
GOV.UK Search Corporate report Published 10 April 2014 Contents The human rights situation in Sri Lanka has not improved during the past three months. Reports from the north of detention and harassment of activists continued. On 13 March, a local activist and her 13-year-old daughter, who were leading protests focused on the disappeared, were detained [...]
Please see Tamil Refugee Council press release about the self-immolation of a rejected asylum-seeker in Sydney last night. Regards, Trevor Grant Tamil Refugee Council, Press Office, 0400 597 351 – Fr Pan Jordan OP Pax Christi Queensland Coordinator PO Box 305 Carina Qld. 4152 0415 461 620 If you do not wish to receive future [...]
The Abbott government is said to be taking steps to export its refugee problem to one of the region’s poorest country, Cambodia. I’ve seen first hand why this is a terrible idea Ian Lloyd Neubauer theguardian.com, Wednesday 9 April 2014 10.09 AEST A Cambodian looks at photos of victims on display at the Toul Sleng [...]
Today at 1:39 AM On Monday, 7 April 2014, 6:22, wrote: Crimes cannot be committed behind the façade of sovereignty: ICC does not pass death sentence- Dr.Nimalka Fernando on Geneva outcome (Lanka-e-News -05.April.2014, 11.30PM) While the Rajapakse regime stooges, pretenders of ‘clean slate’ and the asinine hypocritical historians are distorting the truths via the media [...]
Date April 8, 2014 Ross Peake Ross Peake is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times View more articles from Ross Peake Pat Power, retired Catholic Bishop of Canberra and Goulburn, said there is an opportunity for the community to express their dissatisfaction about the policies concerning refugees and asylum seekers. Photo: Melissa Adams Organisers [...]
Today at 9:43 PM Imagine your whole family slaughtered before your eyes. This is happening now in the Central African Republic. View this email online Amnesty International UK Imagine your father, your children, your whole family slaughtered before your eyes And imagine the killers are your neighbours. This is happening to women, men and children [...]
With the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) having voted to open an international investigation into alleged war crimes by both the Sri Lankan government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) in the final stages of Sri Lanka’s 26-year civil war, the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) calls for increased [...]
Comment and Analysis 31 Mar 2014 16:18 Yasmin SookaThe latest arrests in Sri Lanka are part of a campaign to deter witnesses from giving evidence to a new investigative mechanism, writes Yasmin Sooka. The arrest on terrorism charges this week of two well-known human rights activists in Sri Lanka has sent ripples of fear through [...]
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GLOBAL PEACE SUPPORT GROUP - UK - TIRELESSLY WORK ON THE CONCEPT OF:
"SELF DETERMINATION IS KEY TO THE WORLD PEACE"
MOURNS ON THE CONTINUED TRAGEDY OF THE PEOPLE OF North & East of Tamil EELAM WITH THE HOPE OF ALL OF OUR ENDEAVOURS WOULD BRING AN END TO THOSE SUFFERING DURING THE YEAR AHEAD.
The International community has a duty towards the long suffering Sri Lankan Tamil population to restore their rights of SELF DETERMINATION.
Global Peace Support Group - believes that this is the ONLY way for a permanent PEACE in Sri Lanka.