The US is keeping a close tab on Sri Lanka to see that it develops a credible justice mechanism to address allegations of violations of international human rights and humanitarian law, a top American official has said. "We do also continue to be concerned about on going issues regarding restrictions on freedom of the press and expression, on the erosion of the rule of law and violence against religious minorities," US State Department spokesperson Marie Harf said yesterday in Washington.Harf also expressed concerns about continuing reprisals faced by Sri Lankan human rights defenders. [ full story | comments
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